What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.