Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
A friend to all is a friend to none
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
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.