Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Desire is the very essence of man.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.