Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
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.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Resist much. Obey little.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
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.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.