Where you stand depends on where you sit.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
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.