A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.