Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.