Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.