A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Don’t fear failure…in great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.
Remember no man is really defeated unless he is discouraged.
You just wait. I’m going to be the biggest Chinese Star in the world.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing you will never get it done
A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
If you don’t want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
The More we value things, the less we value ourselves
You must be shapeless, formless, like water. When you pour water in a cup, it becomes the cup. When you pour water in a bottle, it becomes the bottle. When you pour water in a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Water can drip and it can crash. Become like water my friend.
Seriously, if you always put limits on what you can do, physical or anything else; it’ll spread over into the rest of your life. It’ll spread into your work, into your morality, into your entire being… There are NO limits. There are plateus, but you must not stay there, you must go beyond them. If...
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.
Be like water making its way through cracks. Do not be assertive, but adjust to the object, and you shall find a way around or through it. If nothing within you stays rigid, outward things will disclose themselves. Empty your mind, be formless. Shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes...
Use only that which works, and take it from any place you can find it.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
I’m moving and not moving at all. I’m like the moon underneath the waves that ever go on rolling and rocking. It is not, “I am doing this,” but rather, an inner realization that “this is happening through me,” or “it is doing this for me.” The consciousness of self is the greatest hindrance to...
Take no thought of who is right or wrong or who is better than. Be not for or against.
Do not pray for an easy life. Pray for a difficult on with the strength to endure it.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
Don’t get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
The spirit of the individual is determined by his dominating thought habits.