Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
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.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.