"What destroys a man more quickly than to work, think, and feel without inner necessity, without any deep personal desire, without pleasure—as a mere automaton of duty? That is the recipe for décadence."
"I feel an unhappiness which almost dismembers me, and at the same time am convinced of its necessity […]"
"If it’s both terrifying and amazing then you should definitely pursue it."
"Stop thinking, and end your problems."