Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
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.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Think globally, act locally.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.