The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
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.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
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'.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.