The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.