History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
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.
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.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
love the life you live.live the life you love.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.