I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
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.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.