The only real laughter comes from despair.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
The lie is a condition of life.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.