Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
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.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.