The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
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.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.