You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
A person who spends more than he earns is a fool
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Desire is the very essence of man.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
A man is literally what he thinks.