Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.