Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
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.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.