It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
He never chooses an opinion; he just wears whatever happens to be in style.
The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.
Without knowing what I am and why I am here, life is impossible.
Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious instrument in the attainment of the historic, universal, aims of humanity.
The changes in our life must come from the impossibility to live otherwise than according to the demands of our conscience not from our mental resolution to try a new form of life.
In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you.
Faith is the sense of life, that sense by virtue of which man does not destroy himself, but continues to live on. It is the force whereby we live.
What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness.
We must not only cease our present desire for the growth of the state, but we must desire its decrease, its weakening.
All violence consists in some people forcing others, under threat of suffering or death, to do what they do not want to do.
The law condemns and punishes only actions within certain definite and narrow limits; it thereby justifies, in a way, all similar actions that lie outside those limits.
Nietzsche was stupid and abnormal.
I sit on a man's back, choking him and making him carry me, and yet assure myself and others that I am very sorry for him and wish to ease his lot by all possible means - except by getting off his back.
War is so unjust and ugly that all who wage it must try to stifle the voice of conscience within themselves.
All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
Historians are like deaf people who go on answering questions that no one has asked them.