Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
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.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
One just needs a little alertness to see and find out: Life is really a great cosmic laughter.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Judge not unless you judge yourself.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.