Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
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.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
There's place and means for every man alive.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Live your life and forget your age.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.