What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
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.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.