Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.