Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

The general psychosomatic disease of civilized humanity is "orgastic impotence" the inability to achieve total orgasm, caused by the anxieties implicit in our antisexual religions and patriarchal institutions.

Use, do not abuse; the wise man arrange things so. I flee Epictetus and Petronius alike. Neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.

Verses which do not teach men new and moving truths do not deserve to be read.

The road to truth is the effort of the heart, not the mind.