A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.