Each of us has to find out for himself what is permitted and what is forbidden — forbidden for him. It’s possible for one never to transgress a single law and still be a bastard. And vice versa.
You are only afraid if you are not in harmony with yourself. People are afraid because they have never owned up to themselves.
Within us there is someone who knows everything, wills everything, does everything better than we ourselves.
What constitutes a real, live human being is more of a mystery than ever these days, and men each one of whom is a valuable, unique experiment on the part of nature are shot down wholesale.
We ought not to consider the opinions of those sects as naïve as they appear from the rationalist point of view.
Those who are too lazy and comfortable to think for themselves and be their own judges obey the laws.