What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Nature is not human-hearted.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.