The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
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.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
What goes up must come down.
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.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
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.