Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Time wounds all heels.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.