Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.