Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
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.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Think globally, act locally.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
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'.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Time wounds all heels.