The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
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 you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
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.