We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Life should be great rather than long.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
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.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Any place I hang my head is home.
We think too much and feel too little.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
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.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.