For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.