The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
Humility is attentive patience.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.