A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
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.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
We all owe death a life.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
What goes up must come down.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.