A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.