In the matter of spirit follow the Gods, in the matter of work follow the heroes.
That is why enemies can be great motivators. They serve as fuel for your fire.
If there is anything unique about the human animal, it is that it has the ability to grow knowledge at an accelerating rate while being chronically incapable of learning from experience.
Judge a man by his ability to ignore how other men judge him.
Suffering is a gift. In it is hidden mercy.
Beginning in itself has no value, it is an end which makes beginning meaningful, we must end what we begun.
Doing philosophy is only a threefold or double kind of waking--being awake--consciousness.
Don't work for something in Exchange, Work on something for a Change.
A man without words is a man without thought.
I will not judge your character by your limo, but by how you react when it breaks down on the way.
it's a rare day when she speaks in anything but platitudes--all those exhausted phrases and hand-me-down ideas that cram the dump sites of contemporary wisdom
May you live every day of your life.
Nothing is what it seems.
Favoured Pashtu proverb of Jan Fishan Khan.
Genius - the pursuit of madness.
The world is being created and destroyed in this very moment.
A con artist, a total imposter, had played on my desires for the Cinderella dream and won a Monopoly trip to jail. I had hoped for uprightness, integrity, and potentially a relationship. Longing overshadowed the voice of conscience.
If you are looking for happiness, then you know nothing about it at all.
The compassionate person does not require other people to be stupid, in order to be intelligent. Their intelligence is for everyone, so as to have a world in which there is less ignorance. (118)
Don’t judge me if you don’t know even a little about me.
The hand which gives is far better than the one which receives.