The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
Sunlight is painting.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
Jests that give pains are not jests.