The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
All great achievements require time.
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?
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
The object of the superior man is truth.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
What can't be cured must be endured.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.