Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
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.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
What can't be cured must be endured.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more