It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Resist much. Obey little.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.