Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
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.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.