Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
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.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.