All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
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
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.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
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.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
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.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.