In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Resist much. Obey little.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
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.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.