I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
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.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.