If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
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.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
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.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
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.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.