All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
The object of the superior man is truth.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
The lie is a condition of life.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
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.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.