Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
I am not young enough to know everything.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion