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Aristotle

“Nature does nothing in vain.” Aristotle

Friedrich Nietzsche

“We have art in order not to die of the truth.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche

“The word 'Christianity' is already a misunderstanding - in reality there has been only one Christian, and he died on the Cross.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche

“A subject for a great poet would be God's boredom after the seventh day of creation.” Friedrich Nietzsche

William Shakespeare

“[Thou art] a disease that must be cut away.” William Shakespeare

Victor Hugo

“There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time as come.” Victor Hugo

Aristotle

“Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.” Aristotle

Laozi

“I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.” Laozi

Victor Hugo

“Genius: the superhuman in man.” Victor Hugo

Laozi

“A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves.” Laozi

Friedrich Nietzsche

“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Aristotle

“Hope is a waking dream.” Aristotle

Friedrich Nietzsche

“The future influences the present just as much as the past.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Aristotle

“Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.” Aristotle

Albert Einstein

“You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.” Albert Einstein

Laozi

“When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.” Laozi

Aristotle

“It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make their appearance in the world.” Aristotle

Friedrich Nietzsche

“In the last analysis, even the best man is evil: in the last analysis, even the best woman is bad.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Laozi

“He who talks more is sooner exhausted.” Laozi

Lord Acton

“Power trends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” Lord Acton

Victor Hugo

“A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.” Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo

“As a means of contrast with the sublime, the grotesque is, in our view, the richest source that nature can offer.” Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo

“What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain.” Victor Hugo

Confucius

“When anger rises, think of the consequences.” Confucius

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Convictions are more dangerous foes of truth than lies.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche

“What do you regard as most humane? To spare someone shame.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Victor Hugo

“The ode lives upon the ideal, the epic upon the grandiose, the drama upon the real.” Victor Hugo

Albert Einstein

“The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.” Albert Einstein

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Existence really is an imperfect tense that never becomes a present.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Victor Hugo

“Nature has made a pebble and a female. The lapidary makes the diamond, and the lover makes the woman.” Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo

“Reaction - a boat which is going against the current but which does not prevent the river from flowing on.” Victor Hugo

Unknown

“The real trouble with reality is that there's no background music.” Unknown

Albert Einstein

“The only source of knowledge is experience.” Albert Einstein

Victor Hugo

“Men become accustomed to poison by degrees.” Victor Hugo

Aristotle

“Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.” Aristotle

Friedrich Nietzsche

“There is nothing we like to communicate to others as much as the seal of secrecy together with what lies under it.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Victor Hugo

“Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.” Victor Hugo

Friedrich Nietzsche

“A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Is man one of God's blunders? Or is God one of man's blunders?” Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche

“In music the passions enjoy themselves.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Victor Hugo

“Men like me are impossible until the day when they become necessary.” Victor Hugo

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Glance into the world just as though time were gone: and everything crooked will become straight to you.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Victor Hugo

“I don't mind what Congress does, as long as they don't do it in the streets and frighten the horses.” Victor Hugo

Viktor E. Frankl

“When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.” Viktor E. Frankl

Aristotle

“We become just by performing just action, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing brave action.” Aristotle

Unknown

“Obsessed is a word the lazy use to describe the Dedicated.” Unknown

Victor Hugo

“Mankind is not a circle with a single center but an ellipse with two focal points of which facts are one and ideas the other.” Victor Hugo

Friedrich Nietzsche

“A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Neil Patel

“Become so successful in what you do that people know of your accomplishments before they know your name.” Neil Patel

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Whoever despises himself nonetheless respects himself as one who despises.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Anonymous

“Sometimes all you have to do is forget what you feel and remember what you deserve.” Anonymous

Friedrich Nietzsche

“And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Victor Hugo

“But when ill indeed, Even dismissing the doctor don't always succeed.” Victor Hugo

Sunzi

“All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved.” Sunzi

Victor Hugo

“What is history? An echo of the past in the future; a reflex from the future on the past.” Victor Hugo

Friedrich Nietzsche

“An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Winston Churchill

“Success is going from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” Winston Churchill

Howard Berman

“The focus should not be on talking. Talk is cheap. It must be on action.” Howard Berman

Susan Jones

“The more you talk – the less likely you are to execute.” Susan Jones

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called 'Ego'.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche

“The 'kingdom of Heaven' is a condition of the heart - not something that comes 'upon the earth' or 'after death.'” Friedrich Nietzsche

Confucius

“What the superior man seeks is in himself. What the mean man seeks is in others.” Confucius

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Sleeping is no mean art: for its sake one must stay awake all day.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Victor Hugo

“Taste is the common sense of genius.” Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo

“Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come.” Victor Hugo

Unknown

“Give a man a match, and he'll be warm for a minute, but set him on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.” Unknown

Alexander McQueen

“Of course I make mistakes. I'm human. If I didn't make mistakes, I'd never learn. You can only go forward by making mistakes.” Alexander McQueen

Peter Schutz

“Hire character. Train skill.” Peter Schutz

Victor Hugo

“The wise man does not grow old, but ripens.” Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo

“He who opens a school door, closes a prison.” Victor Hugo

Aristotle

“Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.” Aristotle

Aristotle

“There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.” Aristotle

Steve Jobs

“Shake off this erroneous notion life is there & u're just gonna live in it, vs embrace it, change it, improve it, make ur mark upon it.” Steve Jobs

Henry Ward Beecher

“Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.” Henry Ward Beecher

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Morality is the herd-instinct in the individual.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Steve Jobs

“Lots of com downsized. Our belief was if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they'd keep their wallets open” Steve Jobs

Victor Hugo

“Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?” Victor Hugo

William Shakespeare

“Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin as self-neglecting.” William Shakespeare

Aristotle

“Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.” Aristotle

Friedrich Nietzsche

“You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Sunzi

“Know your enemy and know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles without disaster.” Sunzi

Unknown

“If you think things can't get worse it's probably only because you lack sufficient imagination.” Unknown

Aristotle

“Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.” Aristotle

Paul Arden

“It's Not How Good You Are, It's How Good You Want To Be.” Paul Arden

Friedrich Nietzsche

“In praise there is more obtrusiveness than in blame.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Our vanity is hardest to wound precisely when our pride has just been wounded.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us; nowhere do they touch upon absolute truth.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Victor Hugo

“Initiative is doing the right thing without being told.” Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo

“It is most pleasant to commit a just action which is disagreeable to someone whom one does not like.” Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo

“Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery.” Victor Hugo

Albert Einstein

“God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.” Albert Einstein

Donald Trump

“I like thinking big. If you're going to be thinking anything, you might as well think big.” Donald Trump

Friedrich Nietzsche

“One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Bruce Wayne

“Everything's impossible until somebody does it.” Bruce Wayne

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Go up close to your friend, but do not go over to him! We should also respect the enemy in our friend.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Frank Lloyd Wright

“The price of success: dedication, hard work and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.” Frank Lloyd Wright

Laozi

“An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox.” Laozi

Aristotle

“Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms.” Aristotle

Victor Hugo

“Sorrow is a fruit. God does not make it grow on limbs too weak to bear it.” Victor Hugo

Aristotle

“The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.” Aristotle

Laozi

“Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.” Laozi

Frank Matobo

“Willingness yields much more results than comfort and encouragement. Be willing, do not wait to be pushed and your results will improve.” Frank Matobo

Victor Hugo

“Peace is the virtue of civilization. War is its crime.” Victor Hugo

Aidi Mesa

“Someone else's happiness is confirmation that you can be happy too.” Aidi Mesa

Mahatma Gandhi

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” Mahatma Gandhi

Sunzi

“If you are far from the enemy, make him believe you are near.” Sunzi

Ben Horowitz

“Don't punk out and don't quit.” Ben Horowitz

Aristotle

“Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.” Aristotle

Phil McGraw

“Awareness without action is worthless.” Phil McGraw

Laozi

“All difficult things have their origin in that which is easy, and great things in that which is small.” Laozi

Laozi

“From caring comes courage.” Laozi

Aristotle

“He who is to be a good ruler must have first been ruled.” Aristotle

Aristotle

“The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.” Aristotle

Laozi

“Great indeed is the sublimity of the Creative, to which all beings owe their beginning and which permeates all heaven.” Laozi

Laozi

“He who obtains has little. He who scatters has much.” Laozi

Victor Hugo

“Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.” Victor Hugo

Aristotle

“Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.” Aristotle

Aristotle

“Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.” Aristotle

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Before the effect one believes in different causes than one does after the effect.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Elon Musk

“Optimism, pessimism, fuck that; we're going to make it happen.” Elon Musk

Friedrich Nietzsche

“Extreme positions are not succeeded by moderate ones, but by contrary extreme positions.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche

“There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.” Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzche

“That which does not kill us, only makes us stronger.” Friedrich Nietzche

Laozi

“One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.” Laozi

Victor Hugo

“An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.” Victor Hugo

Friedrich Nietzsche

“One may sometimes tell a lie, but the grimace that accompanies it tells the truth.” Friedrich Nietzsche