There is no art without Eros.
If anyone has a conscience it’s generally a guilty one.
I don’t believe in providence and fate, as a technologist I am used to reckoning with the formulae of probability.
Strictly speaking, every citizen above a certain level of income is guilty of some offense.
You can put anything into words, except your own life.
My greatest fear: repetition.
Technology… the knack of so arranging the world that we don’t have to experience it.
I have no words for my reality.
Nothing is harder than to accept oneself.
Dignity: the doomed man’s final refuge.
Either marriage is a destiny, I believe, or there is no sense in it at all, it’s a piece of humbug.
The difference between an author and a horse is that the horse doesn’t understand the horse dealer’s language.
There are all sorts of ways of murdering a person or at least his soul, and that’s something no police in the world can spot.
A man with convictions finds an answer for everything. Convictions are the best form of protection against the living truth.
It is only the consciousness of a nonexistence which allows us to realize for moments that we are living.