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.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Life is made up of marble and mud.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.