The need for change bulldozed a road down the center of my mind.
Change, when it comes, cracks everything open.
The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp.
Own only what you can carry with you; know language, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag.
When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is any thing you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.
Living in the moment brings you a sense of reverence for all of life's blessings.
You're alive. Do something. The directive in life, the moral imperative was so uncomplicated. It could be expressed in single words, not complete sentences. It sounded like this: Look. Listen. Choose. Act.
The Argument from Intimidation is a confession of intellectual impotence.
The man who insists on seeing with perfect clearness before he decides, never decides.
Youth cannot know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young.