He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
The object of the superior man is truth.
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.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.