A man is born alone and dies alone; And he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma alone; And he goes alone to hell or the supreme abode.
I do believe in Karma. You will one day experience what you did to me.
If Karma is a thing, then wouldn’t wanting someone to experience bad Karma also get you bad Karma?
I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of logic, should never have made it. At each stage of my career, I lacked the experience.
We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves in order to be like other people.
No rose without a thorn but many a thorn without a rose.
Putting is like wisdom – partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.
Today things are better than yesterday.
Open your mouth and shut your eyes and see what Zeus will send you.
What person, confined in a small room with nothing but a tea-cosy, will not eventually put the tea-cosy on their head?
The educator must believe in the potential power of his pupil, and he must employ all his art in seeking to bring his pupil to experience this power.
The greater the feeling of inferiority that has been experienced, the more powerful is the urge to conquest and the more violent the emotional agitation.
No experience is a cause of success or failure. We do not suffer from the shock of our experiences, so-called trauma – but we make out of them just what suits our purposes.
More important than innate disposition, objective experience, and environment is the subjective evaluation of these. Furthermore, this evaluation stands in a certain, often strange, relation to reality.
To be human means to feel inferior.
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne’er was, nor is, nor e’er shall be.
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Never elated when someone’s oppressed, never dejected when another one’s blessed.
To err is human, to forgive, divine.
Our proper bliss depends on what we blame.