There is a wisdom of the head, and … a wisdom of the heart.
Man was formed for society and is neither capable of living alone, nor has the courage to do it.
When meditation is mastered, the mind is unwavering like the flame of a lamp in a windless place.
Decide what you want, decide what you are willing to exchange for it. Establish your priorities and go to work.
Every man who takes office . . . either grows or swells, and when I give a man an office, I watch him carefully to see whether he is swelling or growing.
Our destiny rules over us, even when we are not yet aware of it it is the future that makes laws for us today.
As surgeons keep their instruments and knives always at hand for cases requiring immediate treatment, so shouldst thou have thy thoughts ready to understand things divine and human, remembering in thy every act, even the smallest, how close is the bond that unites the two.