To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.