A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
What's done can't be undone.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
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.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.