Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Be that self which one truly is.