What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.