How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
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.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
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
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
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.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.