He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.