Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
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.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.