The time when most of you should withdraw into yourself is when you are forced to be in a crowd.
Self-conceit may lead to self destruction.
Be Impeccable With Your Word. Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the word to speak against yourself or to gossip about others. Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love.
You can wipe out your opponents. But if you do it unjustly you become eligible for being wiped out yourself.
A friend is a present you give to yourself.
When you really see an aspect of yourself clearly with no judgment, you are at the door to balance and harmony and peace and freedom.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
Dreams are not without meaning wherever thay may come from-from fantasy, from the elements, or from other inspiration.
To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful. This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking.
Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition, is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have.
Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumbent on me to know my self, to know it completely, to know its minutiae, its characteristics, its subtleties, and its very atoms.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Imagine for yourself a character, a model personality, whose example you determine to follow, in private as well as in public.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Once you figure out who you are and what you love about yourself, I think it all kinda falls into place.
Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Don't waste time and energy trying to find the right words, worrying how to present it so that people will not judge you. Don't worry about embarrassment. Reveal yourself to yourself. Don't protect yourself from yourself.
You have to hope that you don't have to wear a mask and you don't have to put prosthetics on your face to make yourself look believable.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
I think that's become passe, but if you can surround yourself with a kind of monument to yourself and your family - a statement - and you can afford it, then that's a noble project.
I understand what it feels like not to like aspects of yourself. There have been times that I have felt really terrible about the way I look. I have the seed of that feeling.
First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.