The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Think globally, act locally.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Resist much. Obey little.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.