A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.