Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
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.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
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.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
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 the only prophecy of wise men.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.