Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom which they inspire.
If you are the smartest person in the room, then you are in the wrong room.
There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest.
Omul care nu se gândeste sau nu prevede lucrurile îndepartate are necazuri aproape.
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
Heaven means to be one with God.