“ How terribly sad it was that people are made in such a way that they get used to something as extraordinary as living. ”
Source: The Solitaire Mystery
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
The funny thing about facing imminent death is that it really snaps everything else into perspective.
I've learned that making a 'living' is not the same thing as 'making a life'.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope.