The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Desire is the very essence of man.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
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.