What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
A friend to all is a friend to none
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.