Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
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.
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.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.