Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.
Patterning your life around other's opinions is nothing more than slavery.
Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
To be able to look back upon one's past life with satisfaction is to live twice.
The danger is not that a particular class is unfit to govern. Every class is unfit to govern.