I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
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.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Live your life and forget your age.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
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.