I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.