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Meditation is the way of life, it is not an escape from life.
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Desire for approval and recognition is a healthy motive, but the desire to be acknowledged as better, stronger or more intelligent than a fellow being or fellow scholar easily leads to an excessively egoistic psychological adjustment
Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal.
Women marry men hoping they will change. Men marry women hoping they will not. So each is inevitably disappointed.
It's my dream to seek out and explore the mountains of the world. There's no greater calling than chasing a dream. If I can inspire one person to follow a passion, then I will be a success. For me personally, there are a lot of compelling things to be found in the mountains, not only racing in the mountains, but the beauty, the discovery - what inspires me the most is discovering new trails in new environments, and also connecting with other runners.
I try to give people a different way of looking at their surroundings. That's art to me.

Time is a sort of river of passing events, and strong is its current; no sooner is a thing brought to sight than it is swept by and another takes its place, and this too will be swept away.
The superior man is satisfied and composed; the mean man is always full of distress.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it.
Most people think small because most people are afraid of success, afraid of making decisions, afraid of winning. And that gives people like me a great advantage.
Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody.
I know it sounds corny, but when you follow your dreams, it happens. And if it's music, take it seriously.
On Albert Einstein: He was a loner with an intimate bond to humanity, a rebel who was suffused with reverence.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Technology has made it even harder to find time to unplug and recharge, to tap into our inner creativity and wisdom.
To begin to think with purpose is to enter the ranks of those strong ones who recognize failure as one of the pathways to attainment.
On hiring people: Weighing too much on someone's talent and not someone's personality. I think it matters whether someone has a good heart.
The Ferrari is a dream. People dream of owning this special vehicle and for most people it will remain a dream apart from for those lucky few.
If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. But do not care to convince him. Men will believe what they see. Let them see.
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.
A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man in London if he has a comfortable income.
You know, my philosophy is - it's always been very simple. And it has its flaws, which I'll go into. My philosophy is that everything starts with a great product. So, you know, I obviously believed in listening to customers, but customers can't tell you about the next breakthrough that's going to happen next year that's going the change the whole industry. So you have to listen very carefully. But then you have to go and sort of stow away - you have to go hide away with people that really understand the technology, but also really care about the customers, and dream up this next breakthrough.
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
To be frank, politics is about wanting power, getting it, exercising it, and keeping it.
We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.
Success is having sustainable and healty relationship with running.
The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy mischance after another, not because he does not feel them, but because he is a man of high and heroic temper.
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
The first step toward finding God, Who is Truth, is to discover the truth about myself: and if I have been in error, this first step to truth is the discovery of my error.
However mean your life is, meet it and live it: do not shun it and call it hard names. Cultivate poverty like a garden herb, like sage. Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends. Things do not change, we change. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts. God will see that you do want society.
Dear parents, have great patience, and forgive from the depths of your heart.
See, the problem is that God gives men a brain and a penis, and only enough blood to run one at a time.
Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.
To believe your own thought, to believe that what is true for you in your private heart is true for all men, that is genius.
You have to wonder at times what you're doing out there. Over the years, I've given myself a thousand reasons to keep running, but it always comes back to where it started. It comes down to self-satisfaction and a sense of achievement.
I really don't have a favorite meal. I eat anything.
I think that when we look for love courageously, it reveals itself, and we wind up attracting even more love. If one person really wants us, everyone does. But if we're alone, we become even more alone. Life is strange.
What made Einstein special was that his mind and soul where tempered by this humility. He could be serenely self-confident in his lonely course yet also humbly awed by the beauty of nature's handiwork.