Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
What can't be cured must be endured.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.