I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
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.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
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.
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.