Being – Page 30 – Everything


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

Nov 192014

The first trick every utterly unreasonable person masters is a calm and reasonable appearance.

Oct 272014

If suffering ennobles, does joy degrade?

Oct 062014

People with little that they want to do find a lot that they have to do.

Sep 122014

Attention begets all virtue, distraction all vice.

Sep 102014

Carelessness is a mild form of malice.

Sep 082014

You attenuate your strengths by too assiduously correcting your defects.

Sep 052014

It is a grave misfortune to be stupid, yet we all laugh at the stupidity of others without a twinge of guilt.

Aug 292014

Courage! You have less to lose than you think.

Aug 262014

A man can adapt to nearly anything, but only two or three times.