Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.