- A warrior should not say something fainthearted even casually. He should set his mind to this beforehand. Even in trifling matters the depths of one's heart can be seen.
- "Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man; but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also"
"We must be the change we wish to see in the world."
"The Sun, the Moon and the Stars would have been lost a long time ago if they were in the reach of preditory human hands."
"You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist."
"Nothing in the world is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Leave the house before you find something worth staying in for."
"In the practice of tolerance, ones enemy is the best teacher."
"Even if you vote for the lesser of two evils, you are still voting for evil."