We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.