It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Time is the best killer.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
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.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
In the end, everything is a gag.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
Sometimes - history needs a push.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.