If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Time wounds all heels.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
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.