Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
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.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
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
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.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
The way to know life is to love many things.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.