All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
Moonlight is sculpture.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Dare to risk public criticism.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.