Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.