Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.

The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.

When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.

The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.

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New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.

Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.

Remember: “The Best Fighter is Never Angry."

Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.

Water is the softest thing, yet it can penetrate mountains and earth.

This shows clearly the principle of softness overcoming hardness.

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everyone will respect you.

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Silence is a source of great strength.

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.

To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge.

I dreamed a thousand new paths. I woke and walked my old one.

Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.

He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.

The wise man does not lay up his own treasures.

The more he gives to others, the more he has for his own.

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Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who yu are.

New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.

To love a thing means wanting it to live.

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.

Time is a created thing. To say 'I don't have time,' is like saying, 'I don't want to.'

The night hides a world, but reveals a universe.

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If you are depressed, you are living in the past. If you are anxious, you are living in the future. If you are at peace, you are living in the present.

Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Those who say it can not be done, should not interrupt those doing it.

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.

The journey is the reward.

I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.

Man is the head of the family, woman the neck that turns the head.

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The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute. The man who does not ask, is a fool for life.

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.

You cannot prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from building nests in your hair.

The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now.

When wind of changes are blowing, some people will build walls - some will build windmills.

To fight and conquer in all our battles is not supreme excellence;

supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.

Opportunities multiply when you seize them.

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Our greatest glory is not in never failling but in rising every time we fall.

I want you to be everything that's you, deep at the center of your being.

Deep doubts, deep wisdom; small doubts, little wisdom.

The power of intuitive understanding will protect you from harm until the end of your days.

Before you prepare to improve the world, look around your own house three times.

Giving your son a skill is better than giving him one thousand pieces of gold.

The good are not worried, the wise are not confused, and the brave are not afraid.

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Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.

Deal with the big while it is still small.

Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.

In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.

A genius always presents himself as a fool.

Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.

Do not be concerned that no one recognizes you, seek that which is worthy of recognition.

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Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.

The flame that burns twice as bright burns half as long.

Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.