Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
No man ever listened himself out of a job.
There is little that can withstand a man who can conquer himself.
Plants are more courageous than almost all human beings: an orange tree would rather die than produce lemons, whereas instead of dying the average person would rather be someone they are not.
Teaching others, he corrected himself.
He wondered about himself (whether he was broken, or special, or better, or worse) and about other people (whether they were really all as stupid as they seemed).
A fella who accepts himself and is relaxed into who he is - that appeals to people.
He who does not bellow the truth when he knows the truth makes himself the accomplice of liars and forgers.
The individual is not accountable to society for his actions in so far as these concern the interests of no person but himself.
No one will ever accuse James Carville of taking himself seriously.
Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easily becomes acquainted with himself.
Clinton himself acted in ways which increased the threat of terror.
If a comic is himself, there'll be things he can't do - because he has to adhere to that persona.
No man thinks there is much ado about nothing when the ado is about himself.
Silence is the safest course for any man to adopt who distrust himself.
When a man cuts himself absolutely adrift from custom, what an astonishingly light spar floats him! How few his wants are, after all!
Lastly, he must remember that he himself hath no exemption from the common lot, but that he is bound by the same laws of mortality, and liable to the same ailments and afflictions with his fellows.
Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious instrument in the attainment of the historic, universal, aims of humanity.
Though we are not Almighty God Himself, nevertheless, we are now divine.
We are not won by arguments that we can analyse but by tone and temper, by the manner which is the man himself.