Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
What can't be cured must be endured.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
What's done can't be undone.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little