Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
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.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.