I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
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.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
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.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
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.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.