The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Criticize the act, not the person.
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 only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.