The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
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.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.