Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
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.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.