Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Criticize the act, not the person.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Wisdom begins at the end.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.