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.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.