Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.