Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
I think, therefore I am.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.