Experience teaches only the teachable.
Maybe this world is another planet's hell.
Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
The only completely consistent people are the dead.
Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.
The author of the Iliad is either Homer or, if not Homer, somebody else of the same name.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.