If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.