Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
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.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.