A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession.
A hug is like a boomerang - you get it back right away.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.
A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
All human beings are also dream beings. Dreaming ties all mankind together.
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Ask five economists and you'll get five different answers - six if one went to Harvard.
Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Everything has been figured out, except how to live.
Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time.
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on.
Go as far as you can see; When you get there, you'll be able to see farther.
Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so.
Housework can't kill you, but why take a chance?
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
When you go to buy, don't show your silver.
Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve.
If you show people the problems and you show people the solutions, they will be moved to act.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.
There is no point at which you can say, Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.
I have not lost faith in God. I have moments of anger and protest. Sometimes I've been closer to him for that reason.
I love life because what more is there.
Everyone has naturally the power of excelling in some one thing.
Half of the failures in life come from pulling one's horse when he is leaping.
Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one.
Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
All would live long, but none would be old.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
I'm convinced that half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.
If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor.
It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
No one goes there nowadays, it's too crowded.
Nobody's journey is seamless or smooth. We all stumble. We all have setbacks.
Search others for their virtues, thyself for thy vices.
The important thing is not to stop questioning.