If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
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 object of the superior man is truth.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.