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He that loves to be flattered is worthy of the flatterer.

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
Those who know how to think need no teachers.
Honest differences are often a healthy sign of progress.
The pursuit of truth does not permit violence on one's opponent.
Whenever you have truth it must be given with love, or the message and the messenger will be rejected.
A vow is fixed and unalterable determination to do a thing, when such a determination is related to something noble which can only uplift the man who makes the resolve.
Personally, I hold that a man, who deliberately and intelligently takes a pledge and then breaks it, forfeits his manhood.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Be the change you want to see in the world.
Truth never damages a cause that is just.
They cannot take away our self-respect if we do not give it to them.
Consciously or unconsciously, every one of us does render some service or other. If we cultivate the habit of doing this service deliberately, our desire for service will steadily grow stronger, and will make, not only our own happiness, but that of the world at large.
In a gentle way, you can shake the world.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Interdependence is and ought to be as much the ideal of man as self-sufficiency. Man is a social being.
Whatever you do may seem insignificant, but it is most important that you do it.
A man is the sum of his actions, of what he has done, of what he can do, Nothing else.
A No uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a Yes merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life, is rounded with a sleep. [The Tempest]
Thought are but dreams till their effects are tried.
Good counselors lack no clients.
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves; we are underlings.
The best safety lies in fear.
Fearless minds climb soonest into crowns.
I will praise any man that will praise me.
Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we might win, by fearing to attempt.[Measure For Measure]
I can get no remedy against this consumption of the purse: borrowing only lingers and lingers it out, but the disease is incurable.
Adaptability is not imitation. It means power of resistance and assimilation.
To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
Fear has its use but cowardice has none.
Cowards can never be moral.
don't grow weeds, sow seeds. a solution made is better than a problem found
live as if your were to die tomorrow. learn as if you were to live forever.
I wasted time, and now time doth waste me.
Not to have control over the senses is like sailing in a rudderless ship, bound to break to pieces on coming in contact with the very first rock.
The history of the world is full of men who rose to leadership, by sheer force of self-confidence, bravery and tenacity.
It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.
To believe what has not occurred in history will not occur at all, is to argue disbelief in the dignity of man.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world -- that is the myth of the atomic age -- as in being able to remake ourselves.
Purity of mind and idleness are incompatible.
Indolence is a delightful but distressing state; we must be doing something to be happy. Action is no less necessary than thought to the instinctive tendencies of the human frame.
The moment the slave resolves that he will no longer be a slave. His fetters fall... freedom and slavery are mental states.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err. It passes my comprehension how human beings, be they ever so experienced and able, can delight in depriving other human beings of that precious right.
The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within.
Must I do all the evil I can before I learn to shun it? Is it not enough to know the evil to shun it? If not, we should be sincere enough to admit that we love evil too well to give it up.
Faith must be enforced by reason. When faith becomes blind it dies.
Non-violence is the article of faith.
Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.
I claim to be an average man of less than average ability. I have not the shadow of a doubt that any man or woman can achieve what I have, if he or she would make the same effort and cultivate the same hope and faith.
God comes to the hungry in the form of food.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people.
There is more to life than simply increasing its speed.
Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.
What is a man if he is not a thief who openly charges as much as he can for the goods he sells?
It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity.
All business depends upon men fulfilling their responsibilities.
An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
Rights that do not flow from duty well performed are not worth having.
The mice which helplessly find themselves between the cats teeth acquire no merit from their enforced sacrifice.
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.
Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
Prayer is a confession of one's own unworthiness and weakness.
Anger and intolerance are the twin enemies of correct understanding.
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
My life is an indivisible whole, and all my attitudes run into one another; and they all have their rise in my insatiable love for mankind.
Whenever you are confronted with an opponent. Conquer him with love.
Patience means self-suffering.
If you don't ask, you don't get.
The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problem.
I have learned through bitter experience the one supreme lesson to conserve my anger, and as heat conserved is transmitted into energy, even so our anger controlled can be transmitted into a power that can move the world.
When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invincible but in the end, they always fall -- think of it, ALWAYS.

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