Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.