The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.