Values are like fingerprints. Nobody's are the same, but you leave 'em all over everything you do
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure.
When proven wrong, the wise man will correct himself and the ignorant will keep arguing.
A wise woman puts a grain of sugar into everything she says to a man, and takes a grain of salt with everything he says to her.
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.
A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Always walk through life as if you have something new to learn, and you will.
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident, and riches take wings. Only one thing endures and that is character.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Mindfulness gives you time. Time gives you choices. Choices, skillfully made, lead to freedom. You don't have to be swept away by your feeling. You can respond with wisdom and kindness rather than habit and reactivity.
An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere, while a pessimist sees only the red stoplight... the truly wise person is colorblind.
It matters not who you love, where you love, why you love, when you love or how you love, it matters only that you love
Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.
If you search everywhere, yet cannot find what you are seeking, it is because what you seek is already in your possession.
The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it.
Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habit.
Don't stumble over something behind you.
Where is the Life we have lost in living? Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
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