Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
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.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.