It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
In moments of great grief, that’s where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.