The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.