Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.