The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
Life should be great rather than long.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
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.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.