A grievance is most poignant when almost redressed.
An empty head is not really empty; it is stuffed with rubbish. Hence the difficulty of forcing anything into an empty head.
A heresy can spring only from a system that is in full vigor.
It is when power is wedded to chronic fear that it becomes formidable.
Compassion alone stands apart from the continuous traffic between good and evil proceeding within us.
A great man's greatest good luck is to die at the right time.