Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
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.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
Live to the point of tears.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.