Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
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.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
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.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
I restore myself when I'm alone.