War has always been the grand sagacity of every spirit which has grown too inward and too profound; its curative power lies even in the wounds one receives.
The growth of wisdom may be gauged exactly by the diminution of ill temper.
There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.
Does wisdom perhaps appear on the earth as a raven which is inspired by the smell of carrion?
Wit is the epitaph of an emotion.
Women are considered deep -- why? Because one can never discover any bottom to them. Women are not even shallow.
If a woman possesses manly virtues one should run away from her; and if she does not possess them she runs away from herself.
Of all that is written, I love only what a person has written with his own blood.
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