If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
A friend to all is a friend to none
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.