We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
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.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.