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'.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
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 noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible