Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Time wounds all heels.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
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.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!