Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Be curious, not judgmental.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.