Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Live simply so others may simply live.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.