How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
Where there is love there is life.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
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.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
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.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.