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He who reigns within himself and rules his passions, desires, and fears is more than a king.

I am, indeed, a king, because I know how to rule myself.

I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; the hardest victory is the victory over self.

I know too well the poison and the sting Of things too sweet.

I like people who refuse to speak until they are ready to speak.

I listen and give input only if somebody asks.

It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.

It is impossible to persuade a man who does not disagree, but smiles.

It isn't until you come to a spiritual understanding of who you are - not necessarily a religious feeling, but deep down, the spirit within - that you can begin to take control.

It was enough just to sit there without words.

Leaders can be moral-and they should be moral-without imposing their morality on others.

Love understands love; it needs no talk.

Man who man would be, must rule the empire of himself.

Minimum information given with maximum politeness.

Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.

Never eat more than you can lift.

Never fail to know that if you are doing all the talking, you are boring somebody.

No man is free who is not master of himself.

Not being able to govern events, I govern myself.

Nothing could bother me more than the way a thing goes dead once it has been said.


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