If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.