The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. What a man can be, he must be
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.