Identity, that spectator of what he calls himself,
That net and aggregate of energies in transient combination.

Jun 042015

Abstinence makes the will grow firmer.

Jun 022015

Fortune does not favor the bold; it only encounters them more often.

May 082015

One must often choose between stupid and crazy. I used to like crazy, but I am warming to stupid.

May 012015

To make a man miserable don’t bother with his future, just poison his past.

Apr 142015

The weak often want to be thought wicked, but the wicked never want to be thought weak.

Apr 072015

The man who undertakes to rid himself of his illusions and biases can end up like an old painting, improperly cleaned.

Apr 062015

Travel appears a great luxury to those accustomed to the greater one of staying put.

Mar 162015

The danger of habitual silence is that when you do decide to talk, people will listen.