Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
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'.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Think globally, act locally.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.