There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.