You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
The future is the shape of things to come.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
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.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Time is the best killer.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.