When your enemy is doing something wrong, do not interrupt him.
The surest way to remain poor is to be honest
To command, you must first of all speak to the eyes.
I want the whole of Europe to have one currency; it will make trading much easier.
The spectacle of a field of battle after the combat, is sufficient to inspire Princes with the love of peace, and the horror of war.
I must see her and press her to my heart. I love her to the point of madness, and I cannot continue to be separated from her. If she no longer loved me, I would have nothing left to do on earth.
We walk faster when we walk alone.
What a beautiful fix we are in now; peace has been declared.
I have made noise enough in the world already, perhaps too much, and am now getting old, and want retirement.
Give me an educated mother, I shall promise you the birth of a civilized, educated nation
Tell your secret to the wind, but don't blame it for telling the trees.
I said to Life, I would hear Death speak. And Life raised her voice a little higher and said, You hear him now.
My friends: Music is the language of spirits. Its melody is like the frolicsome breeze that makes the strings quiver with love. When the gentle fingers of Music knock at the door of our feelings, they awaken memories that have long lain hidden in the depths of the Past. The sad strains of Music brin
There is a desire deep within the soul which drives man from the seen to the unseen, to philosophy and to the divine.
The bird has an honor that man does not have. Man lives in the traps of his abdicated laws and traditions; but the birds live according to the natural law of God who causes the earth to turn around the sun.
What is fear of need but need itself?
They say: 'If a man knew himself, he would know all mankind.' I say: 'If a man loved mankind, he would know something of himself.
The obvious is that which is never seen until someone expresses it simply. Khalil Gibra
True love cannot be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does. Anonymous Love possesses not nor would it be possessed; For love is sufficient unto love.
Then it is also in my heart to be worthy of your hate.
When we oppose the hidden conscience, it does us hurt. When we betray it, it judges us.
You shall not dwell in tombs made by the dead for the living.
Verily the lust for comfort murders the passion of the soul, and then walks grinning in the funeral.
The things which the child loves remain in the domain of the heart until old age. The most beautiful thing in life is that our souls remain hovering over the places where we once enjoyed ourselves. I am one of those who remembers those places regardless of distance or time.
joy and sorrow are inseparable. . . together they come and when one sits alone with you . . remember that the other is asleep upon your bed.
Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness.
Your soul is oftentimes a battlefield, upon your reason and your judgment wage war against your passion and your appetite.
Now let us play hide and seek. Should you hide in my heart it would not be difficult to find you. But should you hide behind your own shell, then it would be useless for anyone to seek you.
Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents.
To barter and lose is better than not to go forth.