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.
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.
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.'
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
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.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
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.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
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.
All of us are products of our childhood.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life