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.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Time wounds all heels.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.