To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.