Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
It takes a long time to grow young.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
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.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.