wise sayings

A.C Grayling’s The Good Book which is a compilation of short discourses, sayings and words of wisdom that I would recommend for those of you who have some time to spare. In the spirit of living sharing, here are a few quotes that I have chosen to share with you my friends:

Friendship made over a book is enduring and a great solace.

He who says, I do not know, has already attained the half of all knowledge.

In three cases lying is permissible: in war, in reconciling man to man and in appeasing one’s spouse.

Alas! it is vain to exist: all existence is vain.