Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
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.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.