Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is wise to affect ignorance.
Quote by Baltasar Gracian
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Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
He that communicates his secret to another makes himself that other's slave.
Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way.
Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself.
A bad manner spoils everything, even reason and justice a good one supplies everything, gilds a No, sweetens a truth, and adds a touch of beauty to old age itself.
When desire dies, fear is born.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best for that we must have recourse to art.
Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose.
Quit while you're ahead. All the best gamblers do.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Nature gives you the face you have at twenty it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty.
The absolute transformation of everything that we ever thought about music will take place within 10 years, and nothing is going to be able to stop it. I see absolutely no point in pretending that it's not going to happen. I'm fully confident that copyright, for instance, will no longer exist in 10 years.
Vision without power does bring moral elevation but cannot give a lasting culture.
Junk food drags you down.
The business schools reward difficult complex behavior more than simple behavior, but simple behavior is more effective.
The wise are wise only because they love. The fool are fools only because they think they can understand love.
Well, the chairman of Federal Reserve just made his move to rescue Barack Obama. We're gonna have QE3. We're gonna print some more money.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
The worst tragedy for a poet is to be admired through being misunderstood.
Sleeping, we image what awake we wish; Dogs dream of bones, and fishermen of fish.