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.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
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.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.