Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Think globally, act locally.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact