Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
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.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
Where there is love there is life.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
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.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
The less you know, the more you believe.