Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
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.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
What can't be cured must be endured.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.