Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Think globally, act locally.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.