Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
Live your life and forget your age.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Time is the best killer.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.