One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Think globally, act locally.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.