There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
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.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
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.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.