Judge not unless you judge yourself.
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.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
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.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.