Everyone, in some small sacred sanctuary of the self, is nuts.
Leo Rosten, author (1908-1997)
What really flatters a man is that you think him worth flattering.
Dreams have only one owner at a time. That’s why dreamers are lonely.
Those who cannot forgive others break the bridge over which they themselves must pass.
A sound mind in a sound body, is a short but full description of a happy state in this world
It is not so much our friends’ help that helps us as the confident knowledge that they will help us.
It is impossible to live pleasurably without living prudently, honorably, and justly; or to live prudently, honorably, and justly, without living pleasurably.
Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences
I have nothing new to teach the world. Truth and non-violence are as old as the hills. All I have done is to try experiments in both on as vast a scale as I could.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948)
My feeling is that there is nothing in life but refraining from hurting others, and comforting those who are sad.