The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
The object of the superior man is truth.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
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.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.