Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.