When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?