One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Live to the point of tears.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life