To he who avenges a father, nothing is impossible.
Love between man and man is impossible because there must not be sexual intercourse and friendship between man and woman is impossible because there must be sexual intercourse.
The awareness that health is dependent upon habits that we control makes us the first generation in history that to a large extent determines its own destiny.
As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead, trying to kill me.
Whatever comes from God is impossible for a man to turn back.
If you insist upon fighting to protect me, or 'our' country, let it be understood soberly and rationally between us that you are fighting to gratify a sex instinct which I cannot share; to procure benefits where I have not shared and probably will not share.
Once I completed the Cube and demonstrated it to my students, I realized it was nearly impossible to put down.
Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.
How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean.
I wasn't allowed to go to movies when I was kid; my father was a minister. 101 Dalmatians and King of Kings, that was the extent of it.
I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman.
Our castle is not imposing, but is well built, and surrounded by a very fine garden. I live in the bailiff's house.
My films are the expression of momentary desires. I follow my instincts, but in a disciplined way.
I'm always trying to do the impossible to please people. It comes from not being secure in myself and not looking at the things within I have to fix. Sometimes you keep going because you don't want to face the truth.
When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound of civil liberty attained that wise men look for.
The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not, discovers to me his existence.
Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. His ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent.
Today I trust my instinct, I trust myself. Finally.
Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.
Their houses are all built in the shape of tents, with very high chimneys.
In essence the Renaissance was simply the green end of one of civilization's hardest winters.
I know the power obedience has of making things easy which seem impossible.
(Mankind) is not likely to salvage civilization unless he can evolve a system of good and evil which is independent of heaven and hell.
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions.