It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.