Monday, December 29, 2014

Self-pity

Almost all the sadness we experience in life comes from feeling sorry for ourselves.

Friday, December 19, 2014

This Foolish World

Don't let the worries of this foolish world destroy your joy in living.

Friday, December 12, 2014

Home

Home is where you can go and relax and be nothing.

Friday, December 5, 2014

Laughter

Laughter is our best defense against absurdity.

Thursday, November 27, 2014

My Dream

His dream: to make some small contribution to human happiness.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Hate

Hate's ultimate victory is to make us dependent on it.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Knowledge Is Not Enough

You have to test your oars in the waters of reality.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The Best Luck

The happy-go-lucky have the best luck.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A Great Gift

One gift I consider a great one is a gift for entertaining oneself.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

A Reason For Living

A reason for living can be a great obstacle in life.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Time

Time spent thinking about life is better spent enjoying it.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Nonchalance

Stand on the shore and all the waves will come to you.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The Sweetness Of Life

Should I refuse the honey because the bee stings?

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Genius

The real geniuses are the people who love life.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

A Rose Is A Rose Is A Rose

You can spit on a rose, but it's still a rose.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Memories

The tree that gets hit by lightning is the one you remember.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Success

To be this happy, friendly person, that's all.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Wisdom

The wise are wise only because they know how to laugh at themselves.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Self-Knowledge

It is hard to say anything as true about oneself as saying nothing.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

The Artist

God had no purpose in creating the world.  He was just having fun.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The Love Of The Game

One always wins when one plays for the love of the game.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Survival

First you have to survive adolescence; then your education.  Finally, yourself.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Memories

You begin with other people's memories and end up with your own.

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Surprises

Everything in life is a surprise, starting with being born.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Beliefs And Phantoms

Arguing which belief is true is like arguing which phantom is real.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Education

Education is the exchange of one set of prejudices for another.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Fanaticism

Everything in moderation, even the truth.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Independence

Love unconditionally, but rely only on yourself.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Progress

Progress is discovering what you can do without

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Body And Mind

Movement is the freedom of the body; stillness, of the mind.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Language

I never thought of language as anything but a way to make friends.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Desire And Confusion

When people don't do what they want, they don't know what to do.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Teaching Children

Teach children what they would learn, not what you would teach them.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Glad To Be Alive

If you're glad to be alive the rest doesn't matter.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Individuality

There is music you never hear unless you play it yourself.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

The Love Of Life

To love life, one must be willing to take whatever comes.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Forever Young

The day you lose your sense of wonder is the day you grow old.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

A Broken Mirror

A broken mirror means good luck if you want it to.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

What Can You Lose?

One never loses anything, except the past.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Stupidity

Cruelty is the surest sign of stupidity.

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Love's Power

Love's only power is the power of example.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

The Hourglass

Until my hourglass is empty, I will be grateful.