"If you do not conquer self, you will be conquered by self."
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"No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him."
"Are we controlled by our thoughts, or are we controlling our thoughts?"
"No one can drive us crazy unless we give them the keys."
"The best way to navigate through life is to give up all of our controls."
"Since we cannot get what we like, let us like what we can get."
"He that is well paid is well satisfied."
"He is rich who is content with the least; for contentment is the wealth of nature."
"Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty."
"When you can think of yesterday without regret and tomorrow without fear, you are near contentment."
"It is invariable found that a content man is usually a weak one."
"To feel that one has a place in life solves half the problems of contentment."
"You can't have everything. Where would you put it?"
"I believe that truth has only one face: that of a violent contradiction."
"I have forced myself to contradict myself in order to avoid conforming to my own taste."
"Like the British Constitution, she owes her success in practice to her inconsistencies in principle."
"All concord's born of contraries."
"Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction a sign of truth."
"How can what an Englishman believes be hearsay? It is a contradiction in terms."
"Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes)."
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