Nothing is so strong as gentleness and nothing is so gentle as real strength
Not all those who wander are lost.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
I am no longer afraid of becoming lost, because the journey back always reveals something new, and that is ultimately good for the artist.
The aim of education is the knowledge not of facts, but of values.
Our lives are books, written in our own blood on the tattered pages of time.
Forgiveness is the fragrance the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us..
A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don't necessarily want to go, but ought to be.
The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.
Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget.
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another.
The man who has no inner life is a slave to his surroundings.
Education is more than filling a child with facts. It starts with posing questions.
A great marriage is not when the 'perfect couple' comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.
The less their ability, the more their conceit.
It is said that if there were no darkness in the world, it would not be possible to see the light; if this is the case, starlight is all the more rich for its illumination of the night sky.
The best way to get people to think out of the box is not to create the box in the first place.
The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity.
Take away love, and our earth is a tomb.
It is better to have loved and lost, than never to have loved at all.
One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
I hold you close today for fear off losing you tomorrow.
Time is a companion that goes with us on a journey. It reminds us to cherish each moment, because it will never come again. What we leave behind is not as important as how we have lived.
The incomparable beauty of life is not discovered with the eyes or the mind, but with the soul.
In order to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe.
If you're quiet, you're not living. You've got to be noisy and colourful and lively.
Muddy water, let stand, becomes clear.