When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Desire is the very essence of man.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
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.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.