The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Certain signs precede certain events.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.