At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past.
Happiness is rarely absent; it is we that know not of its presence.
To be happy is only to have freed one's soul from the unrest of unhappiness.
It is not from reason that justice springs, but goodness is born of wisdom.
Many a happiness in life, as many a disaster, can be due to chance, but the peace within us can never be governed by chance.
They believe that nothing will happen because they have closed their doors.