Very often, knowing yourself isn't going to lead you anywhere. Sometimes it's going to leave you kind of blank.
Blood sport is brought to its ultimate refinement in the gossip columns.
I'm not a masochist, but I always take a cold shower in the morning. It's a great beginning of the day, because nothing can be worse afterward.
The only shame is to have none.
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us.
All human beings should try to learn before they die what they are running from, and to, and why.
Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts.
At a dinner party, one should eat wisely but not too well, and talk well but not too wisely.
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.