Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.