Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.