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Marcus Aurelius —

“It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.”

“Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.”

“Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.”

“The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.”

“Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.”

“Do every act of your life as though it were the very last act of your life.”

“A man’s worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions.”

“The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.”

“Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.”

Marcus Aurelius

Friedrich Nietzsche —

"He who has a why to live can bear almost any how."

"To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering."

"Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you."

"There are no facts, only interpretations."

"The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends."

“You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.”

“No one can construct for you the bridge upon which precisely you must cross the stream of life, no one but you yourself alone.”

“The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.”

Friedrich Nietzsche