If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Freedom is from within.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
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.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
The day of individual happiness has passed
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.