The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
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.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.