You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.