Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
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.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.