We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
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.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Life must be lived as play.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
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.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
There's place and means for every man alive.
We all owe death a life.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.