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.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Time wounds all heels.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.