I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Be curious, not judgmental.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
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.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.