Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
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.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.