Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
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.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.