As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
The future is the shape of things to come.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
If I get married, I want to be very married.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
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.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
We all owe death a life.