Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
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.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
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?
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.