If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
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 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
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Live simply so others may simply live.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
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.
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.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.