A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
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.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.