Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
What's done can't be undone.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.