The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
You shape your own destiny.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
United we stand; divided we fall.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.