Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
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.
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.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.