We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
For we walk by faith, not by sight
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.