Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Think globally, act locally.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.