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In nature, there are neither rewards nor punishments -- there are consequences.
Desperation is like stealing from the mafia: you stand a good chance of attracting the wrong attention.
Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient unto the day is its own troubles.
There is no conversation more boring than the one where everybody agrees.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
A diet is when you watch what you eat and wish you could eat what you watch.
Less than fifteen percent of the people do any original thinking on any subject... The greatest torture in the world for most people is to think.
In order to preserve your self-respect, it is sometimes necessary to lie and cheat.
It is people who live by the rules that are always hoping to get them changed.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.