In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
Think globally, act locally.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.