You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Time wounds all heels.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
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.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Desire is the very essence of man.