No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
In the end, everything is a gag.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
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.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
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.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.