A mathematical formula for happiness: Reality divided by Expectations.There were two ways to be happy:improve your reality or lower your expectations.
It is said that the night brings counsel, but it is not said that the counsel is necessarily good.[On dit que la nuit porte conseil, mais on ne dit pas que ce conseil soit toujours le bon.]
As a general rule,’he had once said, ‘people ask for advice only in order not to follow it; or, if they do follow it, in order to have someone to blame for giving it.’
You should know I disagree with a lot of traditional advice. For instance, they say the best revenge is living well. I say it’s acid in the face—who will love them now?
The only advice I can give you is what you’re telling yourself. Only, maybe you’re too scared to listen.
Let every man mind his own business.[translation by John Willis Clark]Let everyone hold his tongue.[translation by John Ormsby][Y todo el mundo calle.]