At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Appearances often are deceiving.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.