As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
A man is literally what he thinks.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.