A man is literally what he thinks.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.