Courage is a kind of salvation.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
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.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.