The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Criticize the act, not the person.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.