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.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
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.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
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.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?