Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
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.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Be curious, not judgmental.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.