“ But it is the same with man as with the tree. The more he seeks to rise into the height and light, the more vigorously do his roots struggle earthword, downword, into the dark, the deep - into evil. ”
Source: Thus Spoke Zarathustra
There is no denying that there is evil in this world but the light will always conquer the darkness.
Man is a mystery. It needs to be unravelled, and if you spend your whole life unravelling it, don't say that you've wasted time. I am studying that mystery because I want to be a human being.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.
Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
It is the business of every human being, according to your intelligence, understanding, and situation, to do the best you can for yourself and everyone around you
The evil that is in the world almost always comes from ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.