There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
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.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
We think too much and feel too little.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
The past is the best prophet of the future.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.