Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Intelligence is a moral category.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.