If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.