Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
The past is the best prophet of the future.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Any place I hang my head is home.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.