Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
The way to know life is to love many things.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Life must be lived as play.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.