Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.