The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.