Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
Moonlight is sculpture.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
Be that self which one truly is.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.