The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
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 more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Where there is love there is life.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.