Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Time wounds all heels.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
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.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.