Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Resist much. Obey little.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.