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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.
A fanatic is a man who redoubles his efforts after he has forgotten his aims.
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.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
The time we waste trying to find out what life is all about could be spent loving someone and finding out.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If you're not, pretend you are.