Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
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.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls