Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
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.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.