It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
The object of the superior man is truth.
A man is literally what he thinks.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.