Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
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.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
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.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation