Criticize the act, not the person.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
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.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Appearances often are deceiving.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.