Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
That which costs little is less valued.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
Effective action is always unjust.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.