Old age is by nature rather talkative.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
Life should be great rather than long.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.