“It’s not your fault things are the way they are.”

“It is not the critic who counts not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who was actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood.”

“Just because you got away with a bad decision doesn’t make it a good decision.”

“Socializing is just like any skill you need to practice before you’re good at it.”

“There’s no point in being grown up, if you can’t act a little childish sometimes.”

“Fairy tales are more than true, not because they tell us that Dragons exist but because they tell us that Dragons can be beaten.”

“Be careful with who you communicate with, people tend to imitate habits; those with whom we interact we inadvertently adopt their interests their opinions their values and their habits interpret events.”

“In banquets remember that you entertained 2 guests; body and soul and wherever you shall have given to the body you soon eject, but what you shall have given to the soul you keep always.”

“We must not believe the many, who say that only free people ought to be educated, But we should rather believe the philosophers who say that only the educated are free.”

“Difficulty shows what men are.”

“It is unrealistic to expect people to see you as you see yourself.”

“Step by step walk for 1000 mile road.”

“In battle if you make your opponent flinch you have already won.”

“With your spirit open and unconstructed, look at things from a high point of view.”

“Understand the harm and benefit of everything.”

“You can only fight the way you practice.”

“True warriors are fierce because their training is fierce.”

“It is difficult to understand the universe if you only study one planet.”

“The ultimate aim of martial arts is not having to use them.”

“There is more to life than increasing its speed.”

“1,000 days of lessons for discipline; 10,000 days of lessons for mastery.”

“If you want to improve be content to be thought foolish and stupid.”

“It’s not what happens to you but how you react to it that matters.”

“It’s better to live with one person of high soul and to be calm and independent than to lead a miserable life in the Society of many.”

“Circumstances don’t make the man; they only reveal him to himself.”

“Wealth consists not in having great possessions but in having few wants.”

“Just because someone’s single doesn’t mean they’re lonely, just like when someone’s in a crowd doesn’t mean they’re not alone.”

“No man is free who is not a master of himself.”

“The only person who’s ever going to remember your hard work is you. Not this company, not your boss, only you. It’s not worth killing yourself over a company that’ll replace you in two days if you’re gone.”

“We are all the bad guy in someone’s story.”

“Danger is very real, but fear is a choice.”

“He who laughs at himself never runs out of things to laugh at.”

“The more we value things outside our control the less control we have.”

“If anyone tells you that a certain person speaks ill of you, do not make excuses about what is said of you, but answer he was ignorant of my other faults; else he would have mentioned these alone.”

“Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people.”

“Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die.”

“If you start seeing the world in terms of what you like and what you dislike and see things for what they truly are in themselves you would find a great deal more peace in your life.”

“Quietly work let success speak up.”

“It’s easy to fool someone; it’s hard to convince them that they’ve been fooled.”

“You can’t cross the ocean until you lose sight of the shore.”

“You’re going to make a lot of people mad doing what’s right for you.”

“Someone once told me the meaning of hell; on your last day on the earth the person you became will meet the person you could have become.”

“Any thought you have about the future is a delusion.”

“Things are only impossible until they are not.”

“People don’t forget; nothing gets forgiven.”

“Never go to the past, not for happiness, not for justification, not for excuses, the world is what it is, you are what you are.”

“The world is a tragedy to those who feel but a comedy to those who think.”

“To realize that you are not your thoughts is when you begin to awaken spiritually.”

“I’ve had a lot of worries in my life most of which never happened.”

“Everything outside of this moment is just imagination.”

“Life moves pretty fast if you don’t stop and look around you could miss it.”

“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.”

“There are two paths you can go by but in the long run there’s still time to change the road you’re on.”

“What would you do if you weren’t afraid?”

“Embrace stress as the opposite of apathy.”

“The reason you want to be better than someone else is the reason why you aren’t.”

“The days are long the years are short; heard this after I had my first kid couldn’t be more true.”

“Whenever someone helps or hinders you or praises or criticizes you, remember that they see you only through the lens of their own impressions, if they act or speak from a warped perspective, they hurt themselves, not you.”

“Is freedom anything other than the right to live as we wish nothing else?”

“No great thing is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig, if you tell me that you desire a fig, I answer that there must be time; let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.”

“Give me by all means the shorter and nobler life instead of one that is longer but of less account. “

“It is our attitude towards events, not events themselves which we can control nothing is by its own nature calamitous; even death is terrible only if we fear it. “

“It is possible to commit no mistakes and still lose. That is not a weakness. That is life. “

“Everything can be taken from a man but one thing, the last of the human freedoms, to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.”

“If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.”

“The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek.”

“You might be the sweetest peach on the tree, but some people just don’t like peaches.”

“Don’t die until you’re done.”

“Never attribute to malice that which can be adequately explained by stupidity.”

You are either part of the problem or part of the solution.

“No one raindrop thinks it causes the flood.”

“You train people how to treat you, unconsciously or not.”

“Man is not worried by real problems so much as his imagined anxieties about real problems.”

“Nothing in life, what is worth having comes easy.”

“The bee doesn’t waste its time trying to convince the fly that honey is better than shit.”

“Nature hath given men one tongue but two ears, that we may hear from others twice as much as we speak.”

“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”

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