To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Appearances often are deceiving.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
The object of the superior man is truth.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.