Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
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.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously