It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
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 best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.