Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.