A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
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.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.