A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.

A person hears only what they understand.

As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.

Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.

By seeking and blundering we learn.

Character develops itself in the stream of life.

Correction does much, but encouragement does more.

Doubt grows with knowledge.

Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.

I love those who yearn for the impossible.

If I love you, what business is it of yours?

If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be.

If you’ve never eaten while crying you don’t know what life tastes like.

Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.

Love can do much, but duty more.

The human mind will not be confined to any limits.

The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.

There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.

There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.

To think is easy. To act is hard. But the hardest thing in the world is to act in accordance with your thinking.

We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.

What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.

What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.

/ Goethe

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