What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Resist much. Obey little.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.