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.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
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.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Think globally, act locally.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.