This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
Resist much. Obey little.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.