Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
All great achievements require time.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
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.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.