Where you stand depends on where you sit.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
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.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.