Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
What's done can't be undone.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
I think, therefore I am.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.