Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.