The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Criticize the act, not the person.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
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.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.