What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
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 trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
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.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
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'.