There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
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.
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.
Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
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'.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.