He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
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.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
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.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.