Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
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'.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.