How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
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.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.