If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
What can't be cured must be endured.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.