All living things sustain each other. All living things depend upon death not as an end, an absolute completion, but as a beginning of a new rhythm, a way of fulfillment in passing on the restless force of life.
There is no other god but life. Life is the only holy thing. And when that goes that is the death of God.
Life itself has become ludicrous.
There is no truth but untruth. There is no reason but unreason.
It is the nature of men to act negatively but to dream and hope positively.
It is not in the nature of man to accept permanent failure.
Thus, ultimately, there never could be an absolute end; just as there never could have been an absolute beginning. There could only be a continuous unfolding.
To be with child does not diminish beauty, but changes the shape of beauty.
There comes a time when a men desires to rise above fear.
For death is only a loss of radiance, and birth is only the beginning of a separate journey.
Those who look for death have to wait patiently till death finds those who look.
Even you must appreciate that to destroy the personnality while preserving the body is simply another kind of death.
There is only the eternal serial moment of now. It contains the total pattern, the complete history.
But then history was made by fools.
In the country of the mad, the sane man is crazy.
Historically, the developement of machines had amplified man's ability to destroy.
A man must either fall or rise in adversity.
Self-pity, a destroyer of perspective.
The real struggle is between order and anarchy.
Perhaps justified violence is better than peace at any price.
But it may be that there is happiness in the very things we rejected - in work and responsibility. In the rearing of children and in the challenge of permanent love.
And he who loves last loves loudest.
I believe our only hope of immortality lies in our actions, in what we do to and for others, and in our children.
Cultures and societies consumed each other, as well as animals and men.
Men who are afraid live longer.