A house divided against itself cannot stand.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
A man is literally what he thinks.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.