All great achievements require time.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
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.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.