When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
The less you know, the more you believe.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
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 are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.