Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.