There are two motives for reading a book; one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.
Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.
The point of philosophy is to start with something so simple as not to seem worth stating and to end with something so paradoxical that no one will believe it.
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
There are two motives for reading a book: one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.