Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.