I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
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.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.