Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
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.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
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.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable,is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual life is of the nature of wisdom.