There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
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.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom