Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
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.
Time wounds all heels.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Think globally, act locally.
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.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
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.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.