Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
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?
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
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.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
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.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
Life must be lived as play.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.