A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
What can't be cured must be endured.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
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.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
I think, therefore I am.