We think too much and feel too little.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
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.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
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.
The way to know life is to love many things.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.