Women are considered deep – why? Because one can never discover any bottom to them. Women are not even shallow.
Quality is a direct experience independent of and prior to intellectual abstractions.
The eyes are more exact witnesses than the ears.
You hate someone whom you really wish to love, but whom you cannot love. Perhaps he himself prevents you. That is a disguised form of love.
The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
Liberalism regards life as an adventure in which we must take risks in new situation, in which there is no guarantee that the new will always be the good or the true, in which progress is a precarious achievement rather than inevitability.
Meditation demands an astonishingly alert mind; it is the understanding of the totality of life in which every form of fragmentation has ceased.
As soon as there is language, generality has entered the scene.
Not every difficult and dangerous thing is suitable for training, but only that which is conducive to success in achieving the object of our effort.
All men begin their learning with Homer.