In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
Intelligence is a moral category.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
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.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
A friend to all is a friend to none
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.