One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.