Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
All great achievements require time.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
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'.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.