Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
A precedent embalms a principle.