Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
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'.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
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.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.