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Those who lack the courage will always find a philosophy to justify it. Albert Camus
He that is of the opinion that money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money. Benjamin Franklin
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends. Aristotle
It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is. Desiderius Erasmus
The more I think it over, the more I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people. Vincent Van Gogh
Excessive productivity can bring the most gifted man almost to madness. Nietzsche
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No man was ever wise by chance. Seneca
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today. Malcolm X
To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness. Bertrand Russell
Not what we have but what we enjoy constitutes our abundance. Epicurus
What the world really needs, confused as it is by much learning, is a new Socrates. Kierkegaard
Imagination decides everything. Blaise Pascal
Whatever worries you, masters you. John Locke
In the long run, men only hit what they aim at. Henry David Thoreau
This day of ours will soon enough be the distant, forgotten past.
To study and not think is wasteful. To think and not study is dangerous. Confucius
If a man cannot forget, he will never amount to much. Soren Kierkegaard
To sing is the work of a lover. Augustine
Our business in life is neither trivial nor superfluous, but necessary and of supreme importance: to search wholeheartedly for the truth.
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Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow. Plato
We judge of man's wisdom by what he hopes for. Emerson
What a lot of things there are a man can do without. Socrates
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect. Mark Twain
Many a man thinks he is buying pleasure when he is really selling himself to it. Benjamin Franklin
All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love. Spinoza
Rare is the union of beauty and purity. Juvenal.
A little sleep does a great cure. Bilbo Baggins
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character. Emerson
Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus
Allow me to assure you, that suspicion and jealousy never did help any man in any situation. Abraham Lincoln
There is no conversation more boring than the one where everybody agrees. Montaigne
If all men knew what each said of the other, there would not be four friends in the world. Blaise Pascal
I want to live for immortality, and I will accept no compromise. Dostoyevsky
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Any man may easily do harm, but not every man can do good to another. Plato.
We should consider every day lost in which we haven't danced at least once. Nietzsche
It is possible to waste so much time you aren't sure what to do with what remains.
Eliminate distractions.
Wise men learn from their enemies. Aristophanes
Who among us is not broken?
It is seldom that liberty of any kind is lost all at once. David Hume
People search for something new to accomplish what they can with what they already have.
For greed, the entire world is too little. Seneca
It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are. E.E. Cummings
How absurd men are! They never use the liberties they have, and they demand those they do not have. Soren Kierkegaard
I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by. Douglas Adams
Few people live as if they are going to die.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. Einstein