Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously!
All of life is a dispute over taste and tasting.
The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends
One must have a good memory to be able to keep the promises that one makes
Courageous, untroubled, mocking and violent-that is what Wisdom wants us to be. Wisdom is a woman, and loves only a… (read more)
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
Whoever has witnessed another's ideal becomes his inexorable judge and as it were his evil conscience.
Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man.
Every church is a stone on the grave of a god-man: it does not want him to rise up again… (read more)
For the woman, the man is a means: the end is always the child.