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If you know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results of a hundred battles.
To know yourself as the Being underneath the thinker, the stillness underneath the mental noise, the love and joy underneath the pain, is freedom, salvation, enlightenment.
The most difficult thing in life is to know yourself.
A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We know so many things, but we don't know ourselves! Why, thirty or forty skins or hides, as thick and hard as an ox's or bear's, cover the soul. Go into your own ground and learn to know yourself there.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles without disaster.
Hence the saying: If you know the enemy and you know yourself, your victory will not stand in doubt; if you know Heaven and you know Earth, you may make your victory complete.
The more you know yourself, the more patience you have for what you see in others.
Know yourself. Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
Trust your gut. You know yourself, so don't let somebody else tell you who you are.
When you die, others who think they know you, will concoct things about you... Better pick up a pen and write it yourself, for you know yourself best.
Know yourself to improve yourself.
I'm realizing for the first time, your life goes on while you're trying to pursue this career. I saw my career as everything. But you have this life, too. Living your life fully, you come to know yourself better. You'll find the place for it.
It's not to much fun to know yourself too well or think you do - everyone needs a little conceit to carry them through & past the falls.
Only as you do know yourself can your brain serve you as a sharp and efficient tool. Know your own failings, passions, and prejudices so you can separate them from what you see.
Why are people afraid of getting older? You feel wiser. You feel more mature. You feel like you know yourself better. You would trade that for softer skin? Not me!
The way you get to know yourself is by the expressions on other people's faces, because that's the only thing that you can see, unless you carry a mirror about.
The better you know yourself, the better your relationship with the rest of the world.
Know yourself; keep your circle tight. Keep your friends and your work circle tight.
There is no substitute for accurate knowledge. Know yourself, know your business, know your men.
To be a great artist, you need to know yourself as best as you possibly can. I live my life and delve into my own psyche. It's more about exploring how I feel rather than making pale imitations of something that came before. We are unique beings, and the way we look at things is our own.
Bat for Lashes
To become a good cook is to know yourself, and I, at this point, know myself. I know myself, and I know the cook I want to be and the cook I am striving to be.
You never know yourself till you know more than your body.
Use the creative process - singing, writing, art, dance, whatever - to get to know yourself better.
If you really want to know yourself, start by writing a book.
Shereen El Feki
I do want to work on writing, because writing's a skill. Writing is something that you can train yourself to know better. To know yourself better. And it's intimidating as hell.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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