Treat others as thou wouldn't be treated. What thou likest not for thyself, dispense not to others.
I searched for God and found only myself. I searched for myself and found only God.
Brevity is the soul of wit.
An executive is a person who always decides sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
Percy H Johnson
The poets were not alone in sanctioning myths, for long before the poets the states and the lawmakers had sanctioned them as a useful expedient. They needed to control the people by superstitious fears, and these cannot be aroused without myths and marvels.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
They can't censor the gleam in my eye.
Nobody can be exactly like me. Sometimes even I have trouble doing it.
An artist carries on throughout his life a mysterious, uninterrupted conversation with his public.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
If you want to change the way people respond to you, change the way you respond to people.
The most exquisite paradox as soon as you give it all up, you can have it all. As long as you want power, you can't have it. The minute you don't want power, you'll have more than you ever dreamed possible.
Doing good to others is not a duty, it is a joy, for it increases our own health and happiness.
To support mother and father, to cherish wife and child and to have a simple livelihood; this is the good luck.
Telling the future by looking at the past assumes that conditions remain constant. This is like driving a car by looking in the rearview mirror.