The hunger for facile wisdom is the root of all false philosophy.
All thought is naught but a footnote to Plato.
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved, and it makes free those who have loved it.
Perhaps the only true dignity of man is his capacity to despise himself.
The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we see in the maniac, the miser, the drunkard or the ape.
The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its operation.