No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
The object of the superior man is truth.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Resist much. Obey little.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.