The hardest thing in life, is letting go of what you thought was real.
Life is like an onion; you peel off one layer at a time and sometimes you weep.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
Life is what happens, while you are busy making plans.
Within your heart, keep one still, secret spot where dreams may go.
The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win you're still a rat.
The ordinary acts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest.
Not how long, but how well you have lived is the main thing.
Creativity comes from a conflict of ideas.
Life is just a phase you're going through...you'll get over it.
Integrity simply means a willingness not to violate one's identity.
Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious.
There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.
To be sensitive is to feel the thoughts and hearts of others as only you would want yours felt.
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try.
Do what you can with what you've got wherever you are.
Everything has been figured out, except how to live.
If you will it, it is no dream.
Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.
Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.
It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.
I’m the one that’s got to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to.