Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
The future is the shape of things to come.
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.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.