Global warming is something that happens to all of us, all at once.
The worker of the world has nothing to lose, but their chains, workers of the world unite.
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, become transparent, no longer limited by outward appearences.
Don’t forget to love yourself.
People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human; they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something.
There is nothing with which every man is so afraid as getting to know how enormously much he is capable of doing and becoming.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
The point of life is to transcend the smallness of the finite self by identifying with things that last.