The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.