True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
The lie is a condition of life.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.