The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
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.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
None but ourselves can free our minds.