Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
I think, therefore I am.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.