It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.
Karma is a good judge of character, and you, my friend, are f*cked.
Getting a friend or enemy happens through some karma. If your time is good, even an enemy acts like a friend, and if your time is not good, even a friend acts like an enemy.
The people who fight fire with fire, usually end up with ashes.
The axe forgets, but the tree remembers.
The tired wisdom of knowing that what goes around eventually comes around.
Karma and justice are the best friends.
You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
You can change friends but not neighbours.
We can come to look upon the deaths of our enemies with as much regret as we feel for those of our friends, namely, when we miss their existence as witnesses to our success.
There is some wisdom in taking a gloomy view, in looking upon the world as a kind of Hell, and in confining one’s efforts to securing a little room that shall not be exposed to the fire.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
If we suspect that a man is lying, we should pretend to believe him; for then he becomes bold and assured, lies more vigorously, and is unmasked.
Putting is like wisdom – partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.
You cannot teach a crab to walk straight.
A man can learn wisdom even from a foe.
Your lost friends are not dead, but gone before, advanced a stage or two upon that road which you must travel in the steps they trod.
It is from their foes, not their friends, that cities learn the lesson of building high walls.
That man is sharp who can say what he wants in a minimum of words.
You should not decide until you have heard what both have to say.