Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
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.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
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.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
The future is the shape of things to come.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.