Life is a winking light in the darkness.
You can be happy or you can be unhappy. It’s just according to the way you look at things.
If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, bring others along.
Think lightly of yourself and deeply of the world.
If you change nothing, nothing will change.
Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.
Vincent Van Gogh
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
For every mile of road, there’s two mile of ditch.
To be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky - The Brothers Karamazov
If you don’t like where you are, change it. You’re not a tree.
We tend to judge others by their behavior, and ourselves by our intentions.
Rules for happiness: something to do, someone to love, something to hope for.
Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them.
Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
A ship in harbor is safe — but that is not what ships are built for.