Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.