Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
All great achievements require time.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
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.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
The oldest, shortest words- 'yes' and 'no'- are those which require the most thought.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.