Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
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.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.