I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.