Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
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.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.