He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Be curious, not judgmental.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
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.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens