Judge not unless you judge yourself.
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.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
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.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.