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.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Resist much. Obey little.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
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.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
The lie is a condition of life.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.