It is not the length of life, but the depth.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
The future is the shape of things to come.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
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
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.