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 is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
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.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.