Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.