What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.