It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
A friend to all is a friend to none
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.