If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
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.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.