If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
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.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams