Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
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.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
All great achievements require time.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.