Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
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.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Time wounds all heels.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
When you learn, teach, when you get, give.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
All great achievements require time.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.