Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Appearances often are deceiving.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.