Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Resist much. Obey little.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
Appearances often are deceiving.
What's done can't be undone.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.