Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
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.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.