The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
A precedent embalms a principle.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
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.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.