He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
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.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
All great achievements require time.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.