Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
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'.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
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.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.