Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Don't take tomorrow to bed with you.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.