Omens are the individual language in which God talks to you. My omens are not your omens.
So you see, Good and Evil have the same face; it all depends on when they cross the path of each individual human being.
I think we are afraid of each other when it comes to sex, because we read so much about sex, we talk so openly about sex, we see movies and we read books; but when we are face to face with someone else, we forget our individual patterns; that we are unique. So we try to repeat other people's pattern
Omens are a language, it's the alphabet we develop to speak to the world's soul, or the universe's, or God's, whatever name you want to give it. Like an alphabet, it is individual, you only learn it by making mistakes, and that keeps you from globalizing the spiritual quest.
Wealth does not bring excellence, but that wealth comes from excellence.
Thus rhetoric, it seems, is a producer of persuasion for belief, not for instruction in the matter of right and wrong ... And so the rhetorician's business is not to instruct a law court or a public meeting in matters of right and wrong, but only to make them believe.
All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman; and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince.
Herein is the evil of ignorance, that he who is neither good nor wise is nevertheless satisfied with himself: he had no desire for that of which he feels no want.
Any man may easily do harm, but not every man can do good to another.
Honesty is for the most par less profitable than dishonesty.
Even the gods love jokes.
The wise man will want to be ever with him who is better than himself.
Being well satisfied that, for a man who thinks himself to be somebody, there is nothing more disgraceful than to hold himself up as honored, not on his own account, but for the sake of his forefathers. Yet hereditary honors are a noble and splendid treasure to descendants.
Those who tell the stories rule society.
No man's nature is able to know what is best for the social state of man; or, knowing, always able to do what is best.
The soul is like a pair of winged horses and a charioteer joined in natural union.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
The most important stage of any enterprise is the beginning.
A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers. P
Geometry will draw the soul toward truth and create the spirit of philosophy.
The poets are nothing but interpreters of the gods, each one possessed by the divinity to whom he is in bondage.
Fly from the company of the wicked--fly and turn not back.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
A wise ignorance is an essential part of knowledge.