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I can show you where to dig, and what to dig for, but the digging you must do for yourself. Matisyahu
We must destroy even what is close to us if that is the way to preserve truth. Aristotle.
Your silence gives consent. Plato
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom. Sophocles
Men are quick to believe what they want to be true. Julius Caesar
Wise men learn from their enemies. Aristophanes
If one oversteps the bounds of moderation, the greatest pleasures cease to please. Epictetus
Nothing is to be preferred before justice. Socrates
The measure of intelligence is the ability to change. Albert Einstein
No truly great thing is created suddenly. Epictetus
The more I think it over, the more I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people. Vincent Van Gogh
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. Einstein
There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage. Seneca
Above all, do not lie to yourself. Dostoyevsky
Man is born free, but is everywhere in chains. Rousseau
If a man does his best, what else is there? George Patton
I measure the strength of a spirit by how much truth it can take. Nietzsche
Who you are when no one is looking is who you are.
To love at all is to be vulnerable. C.S. Lewis
Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend. Martin Luther King
Take responsibility for your beliefs.
Unless we place our religion and our treasure in the same thing, religion will always be sacrificed. Epictetus
People who cannot handle critique usually have a deeper problem than the one you are trying to point out.
If any man has done wrong, the harm is his own.
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Losing yourself is a transaction, a series of concessions.
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"Have I then become your enemy by telling you the truth?"
We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out. Winston Churchill
Remember all that is good, lest we forget.
Men trust their ears less than their eyes. Herodotus
Nature never deceives us; it is we only who deceive ourselves. Rousseau
Arguments, like men, are often pretenders. Socrates
Man is born free, but is everywhere in chains. Rousseau
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark. The real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light. Plato
If only we'd stop trying to be happy we'd have a pretty good time. Edith Wharton
The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser men so full of doubts.
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The idle man does not know what it is to enjoy rest, for he has not earned it. John Lubbock
He is happy, whose circumstances suit his temper; but he is more excellent, who can suit his temper to any circumstances. David Hume
There are two sides to every question. Protagoras
He who is always talking will find it difficult to make his words good. Confucius
The only frustrating thing about happiness is it's ubiquitous elusiveness.
Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better. Albert Camus
A great part of wisdom is figuring out which people are best left ignored.
How absurd men are! They never use the liberties they have, and they demand those they do not have. Soren Kierkegaard
Balance in all things.
We do not exist for ourselves. Thomas Merton
Can it really be my duty to buy and receive masses of junk every winter? C.S. Lewis
Never argue with stupid people, they'll drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience. Mark Twain