What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
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.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
Life must be lived as play.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.