Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
Freedom is from within.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.