The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
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.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.