We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Animals are my friends...and I don't eat my friends.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.