Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
My art and profession is to live.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.