Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
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.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
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.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Be curious, not judgmental.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.