As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
Life must be lived as play.
Life should be great rather than long.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Live to the point of tears.