Forgive your enemy, but do not mistake him for a friend.
A warrior accepts defeat. He does not treat it as a matter of indifference, nor does he attempt to transform it into a victory. The pain of defeat is bitter to him; he suffers at indifference and becomes desperate with loneliness. After all this has passed, he licks his wounds and begins everything
The gigantic tension before the shooting of an arrow, and the total relaxation seconds later, is my way of connecting to the universe.
We are all a little weird and life's a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love. Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for t
Courage. By beginning the journey with that word and continuing with faith in God, you will arrive wherever you need to arrive.
The only reason anyone would sell salt more cheaply than usual would be because he was desperate for money. And anyone who took advantage of that situation would be showing a lack of respect for the sweat and struggle of the man who laboured to produce it.
I hate to be smart.
To the warriors of light, there is no such thing as impossible love. They donâ€™t allow themselves to be intimidated by silence, or by rejection. They know that â€“ behind the icy mask people wear â€“ there is a heart of fire. That is why the warriors risk more than others. They tirelessly seek love
Every blessing ignored becomes a curse. Paulo Coelh
Love is an act of faith in another person, not an act of surrender.
When seen up close, dangers are controllable: when you begin to climb the mountain of your dreams, pay attention to the surroundings. There are cliffs, of course. There are almost imperceptible cracks in the mountain rock. There are stones so polished by storms that they have become as slippery as i
Most of the times, aggression will drive your enemy to do something that you are trying to prevent.
Spending years studying at university only to find out at the end of it all that you're unemployable.
What makes people weak? Their need for validation and recognition, their need to feel important. Don't get caught in this trap.
There is only one way to learn. It's through action. Everything you need to know you have learned through your journey.
In the United States, I am a great success, but I am not a celebrity.
The closer one gets to realizing his destiny, the more that destiny becomes his true reason for being.
I don't choose. Normally it's the book that chooses me.
Men take the oddest satisfaction in feeling superior without knowing that most of the time they are being utterly predictable.
Never miss an opportunity to show your love, especially to those close to you, because we are always at our most cautious with them for fear of being hurt.
God is the same, even though He has a thousand names; it is up to us to select a name for Him.
Traditional religions practices are important.They allow us to share with others the communal experience of adoration and prayer,but we must never forget spiritual experience is above all a practical experience of love,and with love,there are no rules some may try to control their emotions and devel
I love you like a river that understands that it must learn to flow differently over waterfalls and to rest in the shallows. I love you because we are all born in the same place, at the same source, which keeps us provided with a constant supply of water. And so, when we feel weak, all we have to do
I'm going away," he said. "And I want you to know that I'm coming back. I love you because...." "Don't say anything," Fatima interrupted. "One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.
Love is the only thing that counts. Love is what keeps the star and the human beings and the world turning around. Love is the force that binds the whole universe together.
Other people think exactly the opposite: they surrender themselves without a second thought, hoping to find in passion the solutions to all their problems. They make the other person responsible for their happiness and blame them for their possible unhappiness. They are either euphoric because somet
There is a language that is beyond words. If I can learn to decipher that language without words, I will be able to decipher the world.
Avoiding depression with large daily doses of television.
I have been practicing archery for a long time; a bow and arrow helps me to unwind. Paulo Co
Talent is a universal gift, but it takes a lot of courage to use it. Don't be afraid to be the best.