Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Certain signs precede certain events.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
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 more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Live to the point of tears.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
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.