You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
What can't be cured must be endured.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
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.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.