We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Time wounds all heels.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.