Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Think globally, act locally.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!