The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.