The circle of the return to birth can only remain open, but this is a chance, a sign of life, and a wound.
When the doors of opportunity swing open, we must make sure that we are not too drunk or too indifferent to walk through.
You cannot open a book without learning something.
What I didn’t know that by sticking to craft we would blow open some doors that I never saw opened before.
Philosophy is like trying to open a safe with a combination lock: each little adjustment of the dials seems to achieve nothing, only when everything is in place does the door open.
Good travel books, like travel itself, open the door to new worlds. In the strongest works the author’s vision becomes our own, especially if his or her subject is a distant destination.
When I was younger I used to get my best writing done at night, but now it has to be during the day. I usually finish work at half past seven, then go back to the house to open a bottle of wine, have dinner, and then read or watch television.
Go forth under the open sky, and list To Nature’s teachings.
Women need not always keep their mouths shut and their wombs open.
Building sustainable cities – and a sustainable future – will need open dialogue among all branches of national, regional and local government. And it will need the engagement of all stakeholders – including the private sector and civil society, and especially the poor and marginalized.