Time wounds all heels.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
What's done can't be undone.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.