Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Desire is the very essence of man.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
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.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.