How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Desire is the very essence of man.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
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.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
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.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
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.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
A man is literally what he thinks.