The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Resist much. Obey little.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
Time wounds all heels.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Think globally, act locally.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
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.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.