Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool