What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Time wounds all heels.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.