Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
The object of the superior man is truth.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.