I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Life must be lived as play.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
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.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
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.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.