Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.