We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
The lie is a condition of life.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.