We never see ourselves as others see us.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
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.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.