I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
History is the devil's scripture.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.