Certain signs precede certain events.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
We all owe death a life.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
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
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.