When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?