Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.