Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.
Perseverance and patience are bitter plants but their fruits are sweet.
A gem is not polished without rubbing nor is man perfected without trials.
Faith in God never remains unrewarded.
If winter comes, can spring be far behind.
When you change your behaviour, you change your performance. When you change your performance, you change your life.
A man without modesty is a lamp without oil.
Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don’t tell you what to see.
You have to grow from the inside out. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
A candle lights others and consumes itself.
There is no discredit greater than refusal to acknowledge errors.
Conscience is the voice of God with you, follow it always
Cowards die many times before their death. The valiant never taste of death but once.
Discipline is not a destination, but a way of life.
Forgive others their shortcomings, God will forgive yours.
Honesty is the first chapter of book of wisdom.
Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, Help to make earth happy, likethe heaven above.
Decisions can take you out of God’s will but never out of His reach.
Some people complain that God put thorns on roses, while others praise Him for putting roses among thorns.
Sorrow looks back. Worry looks around. Faith looks up.
True faith and courage are like a kite – an opposing wind raises it higher.
Those who bring sunshine in the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.
Our prayers are answered not when we are given what we ask, but when we are challenged to be what we can be.
Only in quiet waters things mirror themselves undistorted. Only in a quiet mind is adequate perception of the world.
The only preparation of tomorrow is the right use of today.
A person’s true character is revealed by what he does when no is watching.
Freedom and independence can be achieved only when the chains of illusionare broken.
There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting.
Choose being kind over being right, and you’ll be right every time.
Knowing others is wisdom; knowing the self is enlightenment.
Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark.
Love is what we were born with. Fear is what we learned here. The spiritual journey is the relinquishment, or unlearning, of fear and the acceptance of love back into our hearts.
The search for wisdom is a great challenge; to act on wisdom is an even greater challenge.
If God is all you have, you have all you need.
You can’t start the next chapter of your life if you keep re-reading the last one.
You are not a drop in the ocean, you are the entire ocean in the drop.
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what is possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.
When it rains, look for rainbows. When it’s dark, look for stars.
Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.
Don’t wait for the perfect moment, take the moment and make it perfect.
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Creativity is intelligence having fun.
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.
Follow effective actions with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.
You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.
Life’s real failure is when you do not realize how close you were to success when you gave up.