The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
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'.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
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.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
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.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.