The most terrifying thing is to accept oneself completely.
The word 'happiness' would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances; if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Error is just as important a condition of life as truth.
The least of things with a meaning is worth more in life than the greatest of things without it.
The man who promises everything is sure to fulfil nothing, and everyone who promises too much is in danger of using evil means in order to carry out his promises, and is already on the road to perdition.
A man who has not passed through the inferno of his passions has never overcome them
The wine of youth does not always clear with advancing years; sometimes it grows turbid
Great talents are the most lovely and often the most dangerous fruits on the tree of humanity. They hang upon the most slender twigs that are easily snapped off.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism.
The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves
Show me a sane man and I will cure him for you.
This whole creation is essentially subjective, and the dream is the theater where the dreamer is at once: scene, actor, prompter, stage manager, author, audience, and critic.
One cannot live without inconsistency.
The Christian missionary may preach the gospel to the poor naked heathen, but the spiritual heathen who populate Europe have as yet heard nothing of Christianity.