Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
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.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.