Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Intelligence is a moral category.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.