It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
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.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
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.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
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.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.