The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Think globally, act locally.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
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.
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'.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Appearances often are deceiving.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.