In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
I restore myself when I'm alone.