Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to.
Angry people are not always wise.
You do not write your life with words...You write it with actions. What you think is not important. It is only important what you do.
Let no man pull you so low as to hate him.
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas but for scars.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.
The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper, That we may record our emptiness.
The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.
The only way to get through life is to laugh your way through it. You either have to laugh or cry. I prefer to laugh. Crying gives me a headache.