Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Appearances often are deceiving.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
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.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.