How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
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.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.