Tokugawa Ieyasu Quotes
Brief author info: Tokugawa Ieyasu (1543-1616) Japanese military and political leader. Founder of Tokugawa shogunate, which lasted until 1867; one of three unifiers of Japan; chose as headquarters fishing village of Edo, which grew to become Tokyo. As ruler, known for administrative ability; established military government; enforced four social classes (samurai, farmer, artisan, merchant).
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The strong, manly ones in life are those who understand the meaning of the word patience. Patience means restraining one's inclinations. There are seven emotions: joy, anger, anxiety, love, fear, grief, and hate; and if a man does not give way to these, he can be called patient. I am not as strong as I might be, but I have long known and practiced patience.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.