Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Desire is the very essence of man.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.