A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
The object of the superior man is truth.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
What's done can't be undone.