If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.