If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
What can't be cured must be endured.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.