Thus it is that dignity finds its (firm) root in its (previous) meanness, and what is lofty finds its stability in the lowness (from which it rises).
Sincere words are not fine; fine words are not sincere.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Wasting energy to obtain rare objects only impedes one's growth.
Because of a great love, one is courageous.
The best runner leaves no tracks.