If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
The object of the superior man is truth.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.