Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
There is no weapon more deadly than the will. Click to tweet
Long-term consistency trumps short-term intensity.
In order to taste my cup of water you must first empty your cup. My friend, drop all of your preconceived fixed ideas and be neutral. Do you know why this cup is so useful? Because it is empty.
To live is to express, and to express you have to create. Creation is never merely repetition. To live is to express oneself freely in creation.
The possession of anything begins in the mind. Click to tweet
Our grand business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand.
An intelligent mind is one which is constantly learning, never concluding – styles and patterns have come to conclusion, therefore they have ceased to be intelligent.
Choiceless awareness – do not condemn, do not justify. Awareness works only if it’s allowed free play without interference.
When man comes to a conscious vital realization of those great spiritual forces within himself and begins to use those forces in science, in business, and in life, his progress in the future will be unparalleled.
The happiness that is derived from ordinary life last longer; like coal, it burns gradually and slowly. The happiness that is derived from excitement is like a brilliant fire – soon it will go out.
If anyone still believes in racial differences, I think he is too backward and narrow. Perhaps he still does not understand man’s equality and love.
Prosperity is apt to prevent us from examining our conduct; but adversity leads us to think properly of our state, and so is beneficial to us.
Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Pleasure is the flower that fades, remembrance is the lasting perfume.
There is intelligence when you are not afraid.