Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.