A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
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.
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.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
We think too much and feel too little.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.