Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
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.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.