Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
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.
Think globally, act locally.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Criticize the act, not the person.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Resist much. Obey little.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.