Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
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.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
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.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
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.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.