Aphorisms Attributed to This Aphorist
Decay is inherent in all compounded things. Strive on with diligence.
It's better to keep your mouth shut and give the impression that you're stupid than to open it and remove all doubt.
We trained hard, but it seemed that everytime we were beginning to form up into teams, we would be reorganized. I was to learn later in life that we tend to meet any new situation by reorganizing; and a wonderful method it can be for creating the illusion of progress while producing confusion, inefficiency and demoralization.
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
When they broke open molecules, they found they were filled with atoms. But when they broke open atoms, they found they were filled with explosions.
When the government fears the people, we have liberty. When the people fear the government, we have tyranny.
When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.
When an ordinary man attains knowledge, he is a sage; when a sage attains knowledge, he is an ordinary man.
When a man's wife learns to understand him, she usually stops listening to him.