A community is democratic only when the humblest and weakest person can enjoy the highest civil, economic, and social rights that the biggest and most powerful possess.
You get tragedy where the tree, instead of bending, breaks.
The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.
We name time when we say: every thing has its time. This means: everything which actually is, every being comes and goes at the right time and remains for a time during the time allotted to it. Every thing has its time.
What we really are matters more than what other people think of us.
A man ceases to be a beginner in any given science and becomes a master in that science when he has learned that he is going to be a beginner all his life.
If people never did silly things nothing intelligent would ever get done.
Every man is born as many men and dies as a single one.
All has been looted, betrayed, sold; black death’s wing flashed ahead.
Any stigma will do to beat a dogma.