Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.