Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
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.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.