And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Time wounds all heels.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.