How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.