If we know exactly where we're going, exactly how to get there, and exactly what we'll see along the way, we won't learn anything.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
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.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.