Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
It is our less conscious thoughts and our less conscious actions which mainly mould our lives and the lives of those who spring from us.
Brigands demand your money or your life; women require both.
I’ve got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
For all right judgment of any man or things it is useful, nay, essential, to see his good qualities before pronouncing on his bad.
The spiritual is the parent of the practical.
Christ was only crucified once and for a few hours. Think of the hundreds of thousands whom Christ has been crucifying in a quiet way ever since.
A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight that fortune’s inequality exhibits under this sun.
Surely all art is the result of one’s having been in danger, of having gone through an experience all the way to the end, where no one can go any further.
God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.