The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Appearances often are deceiving.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
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!
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.