History is the devil's scripture.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
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.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.