The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
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.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
The future is the shape of things to come.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
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.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.