If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
A friend to all is a friend to none
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.