When you really know somebody you can`t hate them. Or maybe it`s just that you can`t really know them until you stop hating them.
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.
If you don`t make a few enemies every now and then, you`re a coward - or worse.
Men who are truly generous are always ready to compassionate when the misfortune of their enemy surpasses the limits of their hatred.
If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved you, and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect.
Hatred is a feeling which leads to the extinction of values.
I don`t like these cold, precise, perfect people, who, in order not to speak wrong, never speak at all, and in order not to do wrong, never do anything.
It is one thing to have something and give it up. It is another not to have something and to condemn those who have.
All looks yellow to the jaundiced eye.