I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
There's place and means for every man alive.