Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Be curious, not judgmental.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
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.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.