Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
A precedent embalms a principle.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
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.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Stupidity is a talent for misconception.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.