Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Be curious, not judgmental.