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.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
The future is the shape of things to come.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Any place I hang my head is home.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
The less you know, the more you believe.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.