Happiness and Misery
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In life, we are all in the gutter. Some of us just tend to look up at the stars.
Expect everything, and anything seems nothing. Expect nothing, and anything seems everything.
If I could drop dead right now, I'd be the happiest man alive.
Learn from the past. Look to the future. Live in the present.
It is not the bad times on which we should dwell, it is only poison to the mind and soul. We shall rise up after we fall, and continue to go on -- dwelling on the good, high-spirited times of our lives.
I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your annuities. It is the only pleasure I have left.
Be good and you will be lonesome.
The human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter.
Everything human is pathetic. The secret source of humor itself is not joy but sorrow.
Sloppy, raggedy-assed old life. I love it. I never want to die.
So go for the jump, and chase all your dreams.
Anxiety is a thin stream of fear trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained.