You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
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.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.