In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
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.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.