If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.