If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.
The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
Life is like photography. You need the negatives to develop.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Life without love is like a tree without blossom and fruit.
Kindness is like snow - it beautifies everything it covers.
Yesterday is but today's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream.
If indeed you must be candid, be candid beautifully.
Beauty in not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
You give but little when you give of your possessions.
It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Travel and tell no one, live a true love story and tell no one, live happily and tell no one, people ruin beautiful things.
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Exaggeration is truth that has lost its temper.
Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolutions.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls;
the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Our anxiety does not come from thinking about the future, but from wanting to control it.
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do.
Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Love possesses not nor will it be possessed, for love is sufficient unto love.
When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies.
There's no need to be perfect to inspire others. Let people get inspired by how you deal with your imperfections.
Zeal is a volcano, the peak of which the grass of indecisiveness does not grow.
The obvious is that which is never seen until someone expresses it simply.
Your hearts know in silence the secrets of the days and the nights.
If my survival caused another to perish, then death would be sweeter and more beloved.
I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art.
If the other person injures you, you may forget the injury;
but if you injure him you will always remember.
Beauty is not in the face; Beauty is a light in the heart.
Your friend is your field which you sow with love and reap with thanksgiving.
And let the winds of the heavens dance between you.
You talk when you cease to be at peace with your thoughts.
Say not, I have found the truth, but rather, I have found a truth.
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
If you reveal your secrets to the wind you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.
Be like the flower, turn your face to the sun.
They consider me to have sharp and penetrating vision because I see them through the mesh of a sieve.
An exaggeration is a truth that has lost its temper.
The significance of a man is not in what he attains, but rather what he longs to attain.
And ever has it been known that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom?
Many a doctrine is like a window pane. We see truth through it but it divides us from truth.
He who has not looked on sorrow will never see joy.
Sadness is but a wall between two gardens.
Any existence deprived of freedom is a kind of death.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.
Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.
Out of suffering have emerged the strangest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
The tears that you spill, the sorrowful, are sweeter than the laughter of snobs and the guffaws of scoffers.
Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.