Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Resist much. Obey little.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.