Appearances often are deceiving.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.