None of us are getting out of here alive, so please stop treating yourself like an afterthought. Eat the delicious food. Walk in the sunshine. Jump in the ocean. Say the truth that you’re carrying in your heart like hidden treasure. Be silly. Be kind. Be weird. There’s no time for anything else.
The only Zen you find on the tops of mountains is the Zen you bring up there.
Walker, there are no paths, only windrows on the waves.
“I think the whole world’s gone mad.”
“Nah. It’s always been like this. You just don’t get out much.”
A story should have a beginning, a middle, and an end, but not necessarily in that order.
Creative activity could be described as a type of learning process where teacher and pupil are located in the same individual.
Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless.
Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.
Writing is thinking. To write well is to think clearly. That’s why it’s so hard.
The greatest masterpiece in literature is only a dictionary out of order.