"Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity, reduce selfishness, have few desires."
"Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem."
"This is no magnificent deed, because I do not want followers, and I mean this. The moment you follow someone you cease to follow...
"To me, then, true criticism consists in trying to find out the intrinsic worth of the thing itself, and not in attributing a quality...
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."
"Man has no permanent and unchangeable I. Every thought, every mood, every desire, every sensation, says 'I'."
"Patience is the mother of will."
"Man must use what he has, not hope for what is not."
"From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate."
"Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart."
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