Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
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?
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.