Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.