Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
Life should be great rather than long.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.