Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice and you will save his life.
All human beings have three lives: public, private, and secret.
What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it.
Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
Living never wore one out so much as the effort not to live.
We shape our dwellings, and afterwards our dwellings shape us.
Nobody dies a virgin... Life fucks us all.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
A happy man is too satisfied with the present to dwell too much on the future.
All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.
No one can construct for you the bridge upon which precisely you must cross the stream of life, no one but you yourself alone.
We must be willing to let go of the life we've planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
Tomorrow belongs to those who can hear it coming.
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.
The monoty and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
I believe that whatever we do or live for has its causality; it is good, however, that we cannot see through to it.