Grab the broom of anger and drive off the beast of fear.
I want a busy life, a just mind, and a timely death.
What you cannot enforce, do not command.
Man is not a rational animal, he is a rationalizing animal.
Every man is the builder of a temple called his body.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
We live in a moment of history where change is so speeded up that we begin to see the present only when it is already disappearing.
Everything that deceives may be said to enchant.
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another.
Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.