One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
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.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
I think, therefore I am.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.