Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.