He who must die, must die in the dark, even though he sells candles.
Each today, well-lived, makes yesterday a dream of happiness and each tomorrow a vision of hope. Look, therefore, to this one day, for it and it alone is life.
It is the action of an uninstructed person to reproach others for his own misfortune; of one entering instruction, to reproach himself; and one perfectly instructed, to reproach neither others nor himself.
What is allowed us is disagreeable, what is denied us causes us intense desire.
The whole country is one vast insane asylum and they're letting the worst patients run the place.