There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
It’s your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.