Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
The lie is a condition of life.
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.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.