We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
The object of the superior man is truth.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.