“ I don't like work--no man does--but I like what is in the work--the chance to find yourself. Your own reality--for yourself not for others--what no other man can ever know. They can only see the mere show, and never can tell what it really means. ”
Source: Heart of Darkness
People are running, but there is no place in the world to which they can flee to escape themselves. Ultimately, each one must face himself.
I want you to see life bare, as it is; and the bare is not ugly. The bare is very beautiful. The bare is very tremendous.
If you trust in yourself. . .and believe in your dreams. . .and follow your star. . . you'll still get beaten by people who spent their time working hard and learning things and weren't so lazy.
I have no faith in human perfectibility. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active - not more happy - nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.
If this inner space is not there, life's activity can slowly catch you up in such a way that for lot of people the very professions they started with great passion, after some time, it's killing them