If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
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.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Intelligence is a moral category.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Desire is the very essence of man.