Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
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.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Resist much. Obey little.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Think globally, act locally.
Wisdom begins at the end.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.