To deny we need and want power is to deny that we hope to be effective.
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
Keeping your body healthy is an expression of gratitude to the whole cosmos - the trees, the clouds, everything.
Life is an unbroken succession of false situations.
A weapon is a device for making your enemy change his mind.
The moment we choose to love we begin to move towards freedom.
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Boyhood, like measles, is one of those complaints which a man should catch young and have done with, for when it comes in middle life it is apt to be serious.
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.