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.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
What's done can't be undone.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.