Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.