The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.