Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
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.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Time wounds all heels.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.