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!
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.