Give me two hours a day of activity, and I'll take the other twenty-two in dreams.
God and Country are an unbeatable team; they break all records for oppression and bloodshed.
I find it (science) analytical, pretentious and superficial- largely because it does not address itself to dreams, chance, laughter, feelings, or paradox- in other words,- all the things I love the most.
I would give my life for a man who is looking for the truth. But I would gladly kill a man who thinks that he has found the truth.
If someone were to prove to me- right this minute- that God, in all his luminescence, exists, it wouldn't change a single aspect of my behavior.
If we could only find the courage to leave our destiny to chance, to accept the fundamental mystery of our lives, then we might be closer to the sort of happiness that comes with innocence.
In the name of Hippocrates, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.
Like the majority of deaf people, I don't like blind people much.
Our memory is our coherence, our reason, our feeling, even our action. Without it, we are nothing.
Repeat, over and over again, in case anyone forgets it or believes the contrary, that we do not live in the best of all possible worlds.
Thank God I'm still an atheist.
The error of youth is to believe that intelligence is a substitute for experience, while the error of age is to believe experience is a substitute for intelligence.
Tobacco and alcohol, delicious fathers of abiding friendships and fertile reveries.
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