Let him who would move the world first move himself.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Think globally, act locally.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.