We think too much and feel too little.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
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.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
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.
Life should be great rather than long.
Certain signs precede certain events.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.