A man is literally what he thinks.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little death.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.