All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
What is to give light must endure burning.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.