Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.
I don`t want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
We participate in a tragedy; at a comedy we only look.
Many children can do extraordinary things; we are all geniuses up to the age of ten.