To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
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.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.