One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is love.
The society that separates its scholars from its warriors will have its thinking done by cowards and its fighting by fools.
The haft of the arrow had been feathered with one of the eagles own plumes. We often give our enemies the means of our own destruction.
A wise man does not chatter with one whose mind is sick.
The greatest pleasure of life is love.
Betray a friend, and you’ll often find you have ruined yourself.
Applicants for wisdom do what I have done: inquire within.
Our sins are more easily remembered than our good deeds.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other.
The mob is the mother of tyrants.
It is their character indeed that makes people who they are. But it is by reason of their actions that they are happy or the reverse.