It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
I think, therefore I am.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?