Let us remember that within us there is a palace of immense magnificence.
Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
Freedom is knowing who you really are.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
I think self-awareness is probably the most important thing towards becoming a champion.
The life which is unexamined is not worth living.
The deeper interior you have the more you have in your library.
Follow your interests, get the best available education and training, set your sights high, be persistent, be flexible, keep your options open, accept help when offered, and be prepared to help others.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
As it turns out, social scientists have established only one fact about single women's mental health: employment improves it.
Saying "yes" to yourself means acknowledging what you have that's good and working on the things that aren't.
There is no good reason why we should not develop and change until the last day we live.
We can't take any credit for our talents. It's how we use them that counts.
As simple as it sounds, we all must try to be the best person we can: by making the best choices, by making the most of the talents we've been given.
You must love and care for yourself, because that's when the best comes out.
Show me a sensible person who likes himself or herself! I know myself too well to like what I see. I know but too well that I'm not what I'd like to be.
Until we can understand the assumptions in which we are drenched we cannot know ourselves.
Experience isn't interesting till it begins to repeat itself-in fact, till it does that, it hardly is experience.
Self-knowledge is the beginning of self-improvement.
We are the same people as we were at three, six, ten or twenty years old. More noticeably so, perhaps, at six or seven, because we were not pretending so much then.