Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.