There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.