Release is not the same as liberation. You get out of jail, all right, but you never stop being condemned.
After a pause he added: "My friends remember this: There is no such thing as a weed and no such thing as a bad man.There are only bad cultivators".
Let misery hide itself in silence, otherwise it becomes treason.
In saying no to progress, it is not the future which they condemn, but themselves. They give themselves a melancholy disease; they inoculate themselves with the past. There is but one way of refusing tomorrow, that is to die.
What is there that is cheap now? Everything is dear. There is nothing in the world that is cheap except trouble; you can get that for nothing, the trouble of the world!
The brutalities of progress are called revolutions. When they are over we realize this: that the human race has been roughly handled, but that it has advanced.