A man's greatest joy is crushing his enemies.
There is no value in anything until it is finished.
An action comitted in anger is an action doomed to failure.
If you're afraid - don't do it, if you're doing it - don't be afraid!
Conquering the world on horseback is easy; it is dismounting and governing that is hard.
I am the punishment of God. If you had not committed great sins, God would not have sent a punishment like me upon you.
Who can’t stop drinking may get drunken three times a month. If he does it more often, he is guilty. To get drunken twice a month is better; once, still more praiseworthy. But not to drink at all - what could be better than this? But where could such a being be found? But if one would find it, it would be worthy of all honour.