It is good to know what a man is, and also what the world takes him for. But you do not understand him until you have learnt how he understands himself.
The one self-knowledge worth having is to know one's own mind.
The world is the best of all possible worlds, and everything in it is a necessary evil.
There are those who so dislike the nude that they find something indecent in the naked truth.
Eclecticism - every truth is so true that any truth must be false.