So many people of wealth understand much more about making and saving money than about using and enjoying it. They fail to live because they are always preparing to live.
Man suffers only because he takes seriously what the gods made for fun.
The brush must draw by itself. This cannot happen if one does not practice constantly. But neither can it happen if one makes an effort.
Just as money is not real, consumable wealth, books are not life. To idolize scriptures is like eating paper currency.
If the earth is man's extended body, to be loved and respected as one's own body, those who do no greening of themselves will hardly bring about the greening of America.
Without birth and death, and without the perpetual transmutation of all the forms of life, the world would be static, rhythm-less, undancing, mummified.