The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
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!
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.