One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
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.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.