If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.