One would go mad if one took the Bible seriously; but to take it seriously one must be already mad.
Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the law.
In the absence of willpower the most complete collection of virtues and talents is wholly worthless.
To me a book is a message from the gods to mankind; or, if not, should never be published at all.
Paganism is wholesome because it faces the facts of life.
I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him, in the ordinary sense of the word. I wanted to get hold of him personally and become his chief of staff.