To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
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.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.