There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of faith in his true Self.
Trust yourself, you know more than you think you do.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Painting is self-discovery. Every good artist paints what he is.
Being your true self is the most effective formula for success there is.
What you discover on your own is always more exciting than what someone else discovers for you - it's like the marriage between romantic love and an arranged marriage.
Success in any endeavor depends on the degree to which it is an expression of your true self.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.
People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. But the self is not something one finds, it is something one creates.
Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
All men should strive to learn before they die, what they are running from, and to, and why.
The searching-out and thorough investigation of truth ought to be the primary study of man.
Wanting to reform the world without discovering one's true self is like trying to cover the world with leather to avoid the pain of walking on stones and thorns. It is much simpler to wear shoes.
For most men, life is a search for the proper Manila envelope in which to get themselves filed.
We only become what we are by the radical and deep-seated refusal of that which others have made of us.
One was a book I read by Mahatma Gandhi. In it was a passage where he said that religion, the pursuing of the inner journey, should not be separated from the pursuing of the outer and social journey, because we are not isolated beings.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
There are things which a man is afraid to tell even to himself, and every decent man has a number of such things stored away in his mind.
It's a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy.
Resolve to be thyself: and know that he who finds himself, loses his misery.
Know yourself. Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
I know well what I am fleeing from but not what I am in search of.
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