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If reason dominates in man, he rises higher than angels. If lust overpowers man, he descends lower than the beast.
There are complete men and incomplete men. If you would be a complete man, put all of your soul's strength into all of your life's actions.
We are born princes and the civilizing process makes us frogs.
The superior man is universally minded and no partisan. The inferior man is a partisan and not universal.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Listen to a man's words and look at the pupil of his eye. How can a man conceal his character?
A fanatic is a man who redoubles his efforts after he has forgotten his aims.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
Character is much easier kept than recovered.
No man knows his true character until he has run out of gas, purchased something on the instalment plan, and raised an adolescent.
Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It's not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.
If you start by promising what you don't even have yet, you'll lose your desire to work towards getting it.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.