Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
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.