You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.