One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.