Convincing yourself doesn't win an argument.
I stand in awe of my body.
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future one.
If you begin the day with love in your heart, peace in your nerves, and truth in your mind, you not only benefit by their presence but also bring them to others, to your family and friends, and to all those whose destiny draws across your path that day.
I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
The forceps of our minds are clumsy forceps, and crush the truth a little in taking hold of it.
The path to our destination is not always a straight one. We go down the wrong road, we get lost, we turn back. Maybe it doesn't matter which road we embark on. Maybe what matters is that we embark.
To deny we need and want power is to deny that we hope to be effective.
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.