Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
It takes a long time to grow young.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
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.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Live your life and forget your age.