If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
If you can't you must, and if you must you can.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
I donít think we are going to become extinct. We are very clever and very resourceful.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.