Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited.
Everything in nature is lyrical in its ideal essence tragic in its fate and comic in its existence.
The lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or theologian, unless the latter, too, be lovers in disguise.
Parents lend children their experience and a vicarious memory; children endow their parents with a vicarious immortality.
Happiness is the only sanction of life; where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and lamentable experiment.
Each religion, by the help of more or less myth, which it takes more or less seriously, proposes some method of fortifying the human soul and enabling it to make its peace with its destiny.