Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Any place I hang my head is home.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
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.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
History is the devil's scripture.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.