It is tact that is golden, not silence.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Criticize the act, not the person.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
For we walk by faith, not by sight