Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
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.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Certain signs precede certain events.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Live simply so others may simply live.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
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.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.