Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
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 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.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?