A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
What can't be cured must be endured.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
We never see ourselves as others see us.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.