All the gods are dead except the god of war.
Boast is always a cry of despair, except in the young it is a cry of hope.
Beauty is an outward gift which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
To me, it was shocking that a government of men could look with such extreme contempt on a movement that was asking nothing except such a simple little thing as the right to vote.
I’d like to talk about free markets. Information in the computer age is the last genuine free market left on earth except those free markets where indigenous people are still surviving. And that’s basically becoming limited.
Everything is pathology, except for indifference.
The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream, except by awaking out of it.
Working conditions for me have always been those of the monastic life: solitude and frugality. Except for frugality, they are contrary to my nature, so much so that work is a violence I do to myself.
And although our bodies are bounded with skin, and we can differentiate between outside and inside, they cannot exist except in a certain kind of natural environment.
A self-respecting nation is ready for anything, including war, except for a renunciation of its option to make war.