It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
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.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Criticize the act, not the person.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.