The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.