Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
What's done can't be undone.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.