Live simply so others may simply live.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
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.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
There's place and means for every man alive.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
The future is the shape of things to come.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Sometimes - history needs a push.