It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
And you would accept the seasons of your heart just as you have always accepted that seasons pass over your fields, and you would watch with serenity through the winters of your grief.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a gift and not giving it.
If we’re not willing to settle for junk living, then we certainly shouldn’t settle for junk food.
But time strips our illusions of their hue, and one by one in turn some grand mistake casts off its bright skin like a snake.
Technology is a useful servant but a dangerous master.
Have patience with everything that remains unsolved in your heart…live in the question.
Ups and downs in life are very important to keep us going because a straight line, even in an ECG, means we are not alive.