“I think it is important not to get carried away when you are successful -and not let yourself feel gloomy when times are bad.”

“I am diligent and resilient in everything that I do. And have a motto that says: ‘What is worth doing, is worth doing extremely well.’”

“We believe people are basically good. We recognize and respect everyone as a unique individual. We believe everyone has something to contribute.”

“When you have done everything that you can do, surrender. Give yourself up the power and energy that is greater than yourself.”

“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential; these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.”

“If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.”

“Searching all directions with one’s awareness, one finds no one dearer than oneself.”

“Though one may conquer a thousand times a thousand men in battle, yet he indeed is the noblest victor who conquers himself.”

Think not lightly of evil,
saying, ‘It will not come to me.’
Drop by drop is the water pot filled.
Likewise, the fool,
gathering it little by little,
fills himself with evil. (…)