Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.