It is one of the tragedies of the half-educated that they develop late, when they are already committed to some wrong way of life.
In this world there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood.
Actions are the first tragedy in life, words are the second. Words are perhaps the worst. Words are merciless…