Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
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.'
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
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
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
The future is the shape of things to come.
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
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.