Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.