The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
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.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
History is the devil's scripture.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Live to the point of tears.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.