The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Nature is not human-hearted.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
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.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
My art and profession is to live.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.