There is a courage of happiness as well as a courage of sorrow.
Those who give too much attention to trifling things become generally incapable of great things.
You can teach a student a lesson for a day but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.
Sexual pleasure is, I agree, a passion to which all others are subordinate but in which they all unite.
another phrasing: If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind.
Once in a while you meet someone, and soon you both discover the two of you are truly something special to each other… you share your thoughts and feelings so relaxed, so openly, and right away you know your friendship’s truly meant to be.
I can see the humorous side of things and enjoy the fun when it comes; but look where I will, there seems to me always more sadness than joy in life.