Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.