One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
What's done can't be undone.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
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.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care