As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
What goes up must come down.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
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 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.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
We think too much and feel too little.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.