In struggling against anguish one never..

In struggling against anguish one never produces serenity; the struggle against anguish only produces new forms of anguish.

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I'd rather live my life off screen and give only a certain amount of energy to the work.
Amount
Certain
Energy
Give
Life
Live
My Life
Off
Only
Rather
Screen
Work
Truly fertile Music, the only kind that will move us, that we shall truly appreciate, will be a Music conducive to Dream, which banishes all reason and analysis. One must not wish first to understand and then to feel. Art does not tolerate Reason.
Analysis
Appreciate
Art
Conducive
Does
Dream
Feel
Fertile
First
Kind
Move
Music
Must
Only
I know of only one duty, and that is to love.
Duty
Know
Love
Only
To Love
The moment of change is the only poem.
Change
Moment
Only
Poem
Only when a man's life comes to its end in prosperity dare we pronounce him happy.
Dare
End
Happy
Him
Life
Man
Only
Pronounce
Prosperity
As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means.
Big
Big City
City
Desert
Life
Means
Nowadays
Only
Our
Remedy
Society
Suggest
Within
Would
If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame; for this is the only profit when we are dead. You will never say a good word about deeds that are evil and disgraceful.
About
Dead
Deeds
Disgraceful
Evil
Good
Ill
Man
Never
Only
Profit
Say
Shame
Suffers
I started out as an actor, where you seek to understand yourself using the words of great writers and collaborating with other creative people. Then I slid into show business, where you seek only an audience's approval whether you deserve it or not.
Actor
Approval
Audience
Business
Collaborating
Creative
Creative People
Deserve
Great
Only
Other
Out
People
Seek
Only a philosophy of eternity, in the world today, could justify non-violence.
Could
Eternity
Justify
Non-Violence
Only
Philosophy
Today
World
Men are convinced of your arguments, your sincerity, and the seriousness of your efforts only by your death.
Argument
Convinced
Death
Efforts
Men
Only
Seriousness
Sincerity
Your
I'm going to stop giving too much money to charity - the charity is going to become my family. I'm only half-kidding.
Become
Charity
Family
Giving
Going
Money
Much
Only
Stop
Too
Too Much
Too Much Money
The society based on production is only productive, not creative.
Based
Creative
Only
Production
Productive
Society
My children are the only thing in my life that makes me happy.
Children
Happy
Life
Makes
Me
My Life
Only
The Only Thing
Thing
Of all the gods only death does not desire gifts.
Death
Desire
Does
Gifts
Gods
Only
Poetry can't give us the laws and institutions and representatives, the antidotes we need: only public activism by massive numbers of citizens can do that.
Activism
Citizens
Give
Institutions
Laws
Massive
Need
Numbers
Only
Poetry
Public
Representatives
Us
We turn toward God only to obtain the impossible.
God
Impossible
Obtain
Only
Toward
Turn
To cut short the question of the law of retaliation, we must note that even in its primitive form it can operate only between two individuals of whom one is absolutely innocent, and the other absolutely guilty. The victim, to be sure, is innocent. But can the society that is supposed to represent the victim lay claim to innocence?
Absolutely
Between
Claim
Cut
Even
Form
Guilty
Individuals
Innocence
Innocent
Law
Lay
Must
Note
Basically, at the very bottom of life, which seduces us all, there is only absurdity, and more absurdity. And maybe that's what gives us our joy for living, because the only thing that can defeat absurdity is lucidity.
Absurdity
Basically
Because
Bottom
Defeat
Gives
Joy
Life
Living
Maybe
More
Only
Our
The Only Thing
Those who have known the famous are publicly debriefed of their memories, knowing as their own dusk falls that they will only be remembered for remembering someone else.
Dusk
Else
Falls
Famous
Knowing
Known
Memories
Only
Own
Publicly
Remembered
Remembering
Someone
Those
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Absolutely
Absolutely Free
Act
Become
Deal
Existence
Free
Free World
Only
Rebellion
Very
Way
World
Your
The only really committed artist is he who, without refusing to take part in the combat, at least refuses to join the regular armies and remains a freelance.
Armies
Artist
Combat
Committed
Freelance
He
Join
Least
Only
Part
Really
Refuses
Refusing
Regular
Without freedom, no art; art lives only on the restraints it imposes on itself, and dies of all others.
Art
Dies
Freedom
Itself
Lives
Only
Others
Without
I didn't even have a clear idea of why I wanted to go to Oxford - apart from the fact I had fallen in love with the architecture. It certainly wasn't out of some great sense of academic or intellectual achievement. In many ways, my education only began after I'd left university.
Academic
Achievement
After
Apart
Architecture
Began
Certainly
Clear
Education
Even
Fact
Fallen
Go
Great
It is necessary to fall in love... if only to provide an alibi for all the random despair you are going to feel anyway.
Alibi
Anyway
Despair
Fall
Feel
Going
Love
Necessary
Only
Provide
Random
You
The pleasure we derive from the representation of the present is due, not only to the beauty it can be clothed in, but also to its essential quality of being the present.
Also
Beauty
Being
Clothed
Derive
Due
Essential
Only
Pleasure
Present
Quality
Representation
One must look for one thing only, to find many.
Find
Look
Many
Must
One Thing
Only
Thing
Life is like a landscape. You live in the midst of it but can describe it only from the vantage point of distance.
Describe
Distance
Landscape
Life
Like
Live
Midst
Only
Point
Vantage
Vantage Point
You
To be a great man and a saint for oneself, that is the only important thing.
Great
Great Man
Important
Important Thing
Man
Oneself
Only
Saint
Thing
Only as we live, think, feel, and work outside the home, do we become humanly developed, civilized, socialized.
Become
Civilized
Developed
Feel
Home
Live
Only
Outside
Think
Work
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
Ask
Butterflies
Free
Only
You probably don't need more weapons than what's required to destroy every city on earth. There's only 2,300 cities. So, the United States, by that criteria, only needs 2,300 nuclear weapons - well, we've got more than 25,000!
Cities
City
Criteria
Destroy
Earth
Every
Got
More
Need
Needs
Nuclear
Nuclear Weapons
Only
Required
An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportion.
Artist
Beauty
Because
Contains
Disproportion
Equally
Exquisite
Him
His
Implies
Intoxicating
Only
Pleasures
Same
The only joy in the world is to begin.
Begin
Joy
Only
World
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.
Only
Painting
Portrait
Serious
Styles
Two
What love is to man, music is to the arts and to mankind. Music is love itself - it is the purest, most ethereal language of passion, showing in a thousand ways all possible changes of color and feeling; and though true in only a single instance, it yet can be understood by thousands of men - who all feel differently.
Arts
Changes
Color
Differently
Feel
Feeling
Instance
Itself
Language
Love
Love Is
Man
Mankind
Men
How long can men thrive between walls of brick, walking on asphalt pavements, breathing the fumes of coal and oil, growing, working, dying, with hardly a thought of wind, and sky, and fields of grain, seeing only machine-made beauty, the mineral-like quality of life?
Beauty
Between
Breathing
Brick
Coal
Dying
Fields
Grain
Growing
Hardly
How
Life
Long
Men
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
Carried
Excess
Only
Sometimes
Vices
Virtues
Common sense tells us that the things of the earth exist only a little, and that true reality is only in dreams.
Common
Dreams
Earth
Exist
Little
Only
Reality
Sense
Tells
Things
True
Us
The world only goes round by misunderstanding.
Goes
Misunderstanding
Only
Round
World
The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can only be loved after it is constructed; but a thing created is loved before it exists.
After
Before
Between
Constructed
Construction
Created
Creation
Difference
Exactly
Exists
Loved
Only
Thing
Whole
How little remains of the man I once was, save the memory of him! But remembering is only a new form of suffering.
Form
Him
How
Little
Man
Memory
New
Once
Only
Remains
Remembering
Save
Suffering
To attain happiness in another world we need only to believe something, while to secure it in this world we must do something.
Another
Attain
Believe
Happiness
Must
Need
Only
Secure
Something
While
World
What I want is to respond to the challenge posed by the mass media - to permit the novel to say what can only be said by narrative - to allow it to be itself.
Allow
Challenge
Itself
Mass
Mass Media
Media
Narrative
Novel
Only
Permit
Respond
Said
Say
Want
I had four sandwiches when I left New York. I only ate one and a half during the whole trip and drank a little water. I don't suppose I had time to eat any more because, you know, it surprised me how short a distance it is to Europe.
Any
Ate
Because
Distance
Drank
Eat
Europe
Four
Had
Half
How
Know
Left
Little
Will power is only the tensile strength of one's own disposition. One cannot increase it by a single ounce.
Cannot
Disposition
Increase
Only
Ounce
Own
Power
Single
Strength
Will
There exist only three beings worthy of respect: the priest, the soldier, the poet. To know, to kill, to create.
Beings
Create
Exist
Know
Only
Poet
Priest
Respect
Soldier
Three
Worthy
God is the only being who, in order to reign, doesn't even need to exist.
Being
Even
Exist
God
Need
Only
Order
Reign
Who
For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love.
Bearable
Creatures
Love
Only
Small
Through
Vastness
It is not that the child lives in a world of imagination, but that the child within us survives and starts into life only at rare moments of recollection, which makes us believe, and it is not true, that, as children, we were imaginative?
Believe
Child
Children
Imagination
Imaginative
Life
Lives
Makes
Moments
Only
Rare
Recollection
Starts
Survives
I've loved every minute I've spent in television. And I've had much more failure, as traditionally measured, than success in television. I've done four shows, and only one of them was the 'West Wing.'
Done
Every
Failure
Four
Had
Loved
Measured
Minute
More
Much
Only
Shows
Spent
Success