Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
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.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?