Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.