The essence of teaching is to make learning contagious, to have one idea spark another.
Let go of the idea that your problem is permanent. Few troubles last forever. And those that cannot be solved can usually be managed.
Some people are nice as a way of compensating for their not being good.
A true friend is not like the rain which pours and goes away. A true friend is like the air, sometimes silent but always around you.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Hope is both the earliest and the most indispensable virtue inherent in the state of being alive. If life is to be sustained hope must remain, even where confidence is wounded, trust impaired.
The chief condition on which, life, health and vigor depend on, is action. It is by action that an organism develops its faculties, increases its energy, and attains the fulfillment of its destiny.
No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they’d die for.
—Martin Luther King, Jr.
Getting your house in order and reducing the confusion gives you more control over your life. Personal organization some how releases or frees you to operate more effectively.
It is important to expect nothing, to take every experience, including the negative ones, as merely steps on the path, and to proceed.
Do not appease thy fellow in his hour of anger; do not comfort him while the dead is still laid out before him; do not question him in the hour of his vow; and do not strive to see him in his hour of misfortune.
The real men of achievement are people|who have the heroism to fuel more and more enthusiasm in their work,|when they face more and more difficulties.
Your goal must not be to impress but to accomplish. That usually demands bringing out the best in others.