"Peace. It does not mean to be in a place where there is no noise, trouble, or hard work. It means to be in the midst of those things and still be calm in your heart."
"Your silence will not protect you."
"Why do we sacrifice so much energy to our art? Not in order to teach others, but to learn with them what our existence, our organism, our personal and unrepeatable experience have to give us; to learn to break down the barriers which surround us and free ourselves from the brakes which hold us back, from the lies about ourselves which we manufacture daily for ourselves and for others; to destroy the limitations caused by our ignorance and lack of courage; in short to fill the emptiness in us: to fulfill ourselves… Art is a ripening, an evolution, an uplifting which enables us to emerge from darkness into a blaze of light."
"Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win."
"Poetry is not a luxury."
"I abandon myself to the fever of dreams, in search of new laws."
"It is easy to fail when nearing completion, therefore take care right to the end."
"You have a problem? Great. More grist to the mill. Rejoice, dive in and investigate."
"We are all faced with a series of great opportunities, brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems."
"Look, listen, choose, act."