Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Intelligence is a moral category.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.