Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
All great achievements require time.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
A man is literally what he thinks.