Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
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.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
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.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.