As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom.
Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.
Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. Above all things reverence thyself.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing of the spheres.