You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
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.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.