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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.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
The superior man is universally minded and no partisan. The inferior man is a partisan and not universal.
Listen to a man's words and look at the pupil of his eye. How can a man conceal his character?
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.
An ounce of hypocrisy is worth a pound of ambition.
A fanatic is a man who redoubles his efforts after he has forgotten his aims.
Sometimes things fall apart so that better things can fall together.
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Always go to other people's funerals, otherwise they won't come to yours.
The most important thing is to enjoy your life-to be happy-it's all that matters.