The strongest man in the world is he who stands most alone.
A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed.
It is not by spectacular achievements that man can be transformed, but by will.
The difficult is what takes a little time; the impossible is what takes a little longer.
The strongest man in the world is he who stands alone.
A forest bird never wants a cage.
If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.
Castles in the air - -they are so easy to take refuge in. And so easy to build as well.
Never wear your best trousers when you go out to fight for freedom and truth.
The majority is always wrong; the minority is rarely right.
Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.
Progress is man's ability to complicate simplicity.
A minority may be right, and a majority is always wrong.
The most dangerous enemy of truth and freedom amongst us is the compact majority
Win or lose, do it fairly.
I demolish my bridges behind me - then there is no choice but forward.
I came into the world at the right time.
Play like you're positive on the victory, even though they're leading big now.
There is no need for me continuing unless I'm able to improve.
Adventure is just bad planning.
From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.
There is a need for more effective dialogue.
.. between the government and the international community.
The spirit of truth and the spirit of freedom -- these are the pillars of society.
Really to sin you have to be serious about it.
Investing in health will produce enormous benefits.
It is better to go skiing and think of God, than go to church and think of sport.
Human dignity is independent of national borders.
We must always defend the interests of the poor and the persecuted in other countries.
The burden of proof is now on the Palestinians.
.. They must fight terrorism and dismantle its infrastructures in order to make possible progress on the roadmap.
Morality becomes hypocrisy if it means accepting mothers' suffering or dying in connection with unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions and unwanted children.
Bigger things than the State will fall, all religion will fall.
Don't use that foreign word ideals. We have that excellent native word lies.
People who don't know how to keep themselves healthy ought to have the decency to get themselves buried, and not waste time about it.
You should never have your best trousers on when you go out to fight for freedom and truth.
Show me a good and gracious loser and I'll show you a failure.
One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than fifty preaching it.
Most of my father's life consisted of traveling to almost every part of Europe.
I went to work in an office and learned, among other lessons, to do things I did not care for, and to do them well. Before I left this office, two of my books had already been published.
I was sent to a school because my father was already aware that his days were numbered, and he was anxious for me to acquire a good education and follow in his footsteps.
I rolled myself up into a tight ball of resistance and it was thus that I went through my school years.
We must wake up to the insane reality of our time.
We are all irresponsible, unless we demand from the responsible decision makers that modern armaments must no longer be made available to people whose former battle axes and swords our ancestors condemned.
We have always been taught that navigation is the result of civilization, but modern archeology has demonstrated very clearly that this is not so.
Those who have experienced the most, have suffered so much that they have ceased to hate. Hate is more for those with a slightly guilty conscience, and who by chewing on old hate in times of peace wish to demonstrate how great they were during the war.
Therefore, I feel convinced that any political picture can be changed to suit the needs of the powers that be.
Surrounded by military airplanes and warships from the world's most civilized and developed nations, we have been denied permission by friendly governments, for reasons of security, to land anywhere, but in the tiny, and still neutral, Republic of Djibouti.
One learns more from listening than speaking.
And both the wind and the people who continue to live close to nature still have much to tell us which we cannot hear within university walls.
It is also rarer to find happiness in a man surrounded by the miracles of technology than among people living in the desert of the jungle and who by the standards set by our society would be considered destitute and out of touch.
In my experience, it is rarer to find a really happy person in a circle of millionaires than among vagabonds.
I was in uniform for four years, and I know that heroism doesn't occur from taking orders, but rather from people who through their own willpower and strength are willing to sacrifice their lives for an idea.
I have never been able to grasp the meaning of time.
I don't believe it exists. I've felt this again and again, when alone and out in nature. On such occasions, time does not exist. Nor does the future exist.
I don't believe in war as a solution to any kind of conflict, nor do I believe in heroism on the battlefield because I have never seen any.
I also believe that when one dies, one may wake up to the reality that proves that time does not exist.