The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
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 do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character