For every moment of triumph, for every instance of beauty, many souls must be trampled.
Death destroys a man; the idea of Death saves him.
Conscience is the perfect interpreter of life.
Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now -- always.
God help the army that must fight for an idea rather than an objective.
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
I loathe narcissism, but I approve of vanity.
Having kids is like having a bowling alley installed in your brain.
In a consumer society there are inevitably two kinds of slaves: the prisoners of addiction and the prisoners of envy.
If the whole human race lay in one grave, the epitaph on its headstone might well be: 'It seemed a good idea at the time.'