Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
History is the devil's scripture.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
I restore myself when I'm alone.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.