In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
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.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Wisdom begins at the end.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
What can't be cured must be endured.