Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
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.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.