When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
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.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.