1、A free press can, of course, be good or bad, but, most certainly without freedom, the press will never be anything but bad.
2、The gods had condemned Sisyphus to ceaselessly rolling a rock to the top of a mountain, whence the stone would fall back of its own weight. They had thought with some reason that there is no more dreadful punishment than futile and hopeless labor.
3、Don't wait for the last judgment - it takes place every day.
4、By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a policy, but nothing more.
5、A taste for truth at any cost is a passion which spares nothing.
6、There is but one truly serious philosophical problem and that is suicide.
7、Alas, after a certain age every man is responsible for his face.
8、We continue to shape our personality all our life. If we knew ourselves perfectly, we should die.
9、Integrity has no need of rules.
10、For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime persists. Why? Because the instincts that are warring in man are not, as the law claims, constant forces in a state of equilibrium.
11、The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
12、You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer 'yes' without having asked any clear question.
13、One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
14、It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.
15、You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.
16、Without freedom, no art; art lives only on the restraints it imposes on itself, and dies of all others.
17、All modern revolutions have ended in a reinforcement of the power of the State.
18、What is a rebel? A man who says no.
19、Those who lack the courage will always find a philosophy to justify it.
20、It is not your paintings I like, it is your painting.