There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
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.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.