Truthful words are not beautiful.
Beautiful words are not truthful.
Good men do not argue.
Those who argue are not good.
Those who know are not learned.
The learned do not know.
The sage never tries to store things up.
The more he does for others, the more he has,
The more he gives to others, the greater his abundance.
The Tao of heaven is pointed but does no harm.
The Tao of the sage is work without effort.
Lao-tzu, Tao Te Ching
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes.
Man is the only creature endowed with the power of laughter.
Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.
Life is like a ten-speed bike. Most of us have gears we never use.
Imagination rules the world.
If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom?
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
You were not born a winner, and you were not born a loser. You are what you make yourself be.
Leap and the net will appear.
Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were.
A true man hates no one.
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game.
The mind is everything. What you think you become.
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in what he is able to receive.
The tongue like a sharp knife... Kills without drawing blood.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.
Leonardo da Vinci
Don't grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
Perseverance, secret of all triumphs.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world..
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue . . . gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.