Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Appearances often are deceiving.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.