Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Life must be lived as play.
Live your life and forget your age.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.