To be human is to keep rattling the bars of the cage of existence, hollering, 'What's it for?'
Be aware of wonder. Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw and paint and sing and dance and play and work every day some.
You feel like an ant contemplating Chicago.
'Maybe.' There's our word. The wisest answer to ultimate questions.
'Who do you think you are?' That's the big one, isn't it? A flourishing life depends on how you answer that.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
It will be a great day when our schools have all the money they need, and our air force has to have a bake-sale to buy a bomber.
My secret agenda is to convey my values to my kids.
I talk about very serious human affairs but with a lightness of heart.