The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
A proverb is much matter distilled into few words.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Anger begins in folly, and ends in repentance.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.