Life should be great rather than long.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
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 think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
My art and profession is to live.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.