Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.