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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.
Violence never settles anything right: apart from injuring your own soul, it injures the best cause. It lingers on long after the object of hate has disappeared from the scene to plague the lives of those who have employed it against their foes.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
Never have a companion who casts you in the shade.
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.