And as I looked at the star, I realised what millions of other people have realised when looking at stars. We’re tiny. We don’t matter. We’re here for a second and then gone the next. We’re a sneeze in the life of the universe.
People fear nothing as much as boredom and they will do unimaginable things to make it go away.
When you are angry try your best to go to sleep, it keeps you away from speaking, writing and thinking while you are angry.
Heaven is by favor; if it were by merit your dog would go in and you would stay out. Of all the creatures ever made (man) is the most detestable. Of the entire brood, he is the only one… that possesses malice. He is the only creature that inflicts pain for sport, knowing it to be pain.
To paraphrase Hannah Arendt-as portrayed in the recently released movie of the same name-the Nazi war criminal’s actions stemmed from her well-known phrase “banality of evil,
Don’t feel bad if your youth cannot be joyful, but at least make it useful.
Humans are destructive animals, but they are also wise ones.
In reality the concept of ‘other nation’ is wrong because there is only one nation: The Human Nation!
Take care of your manners as seriously as your money.
Dogs are how people would be if the important stuff is all that mattered to us.