Criticism is something you can easily avoid by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.

If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.

A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.

Turn your face toward the sun and the shadows will fall behind you.

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

To dream of the person you would like to be is to waste the person you are.

Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.

Pleasure can be supported by an illusion; but happiness rests upon truth.

He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the world.

Ideas can be life-changing. Sometimes all you need to open the door is just one more good idea.

To get something you never had, you have to do something you never did.

To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.

Never apologize for showing feelings. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.

Don’t be afraid to go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is.

On a deeper level you are already complete. When you realize that, there is a playful, joyous energy behind what you do.

The best place to find a helping hand is at the end of your own arm.

The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money.

All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.

The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don’t trust enough.