It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
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.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.