The sages do not consider that making no mistakes is a blessing. They believe, rather, that the great virtue of man lies in his ablility to correct his mistakes and continually make a new man of himself.
Your own mind is a sacred enclosure into which nothing harmful can enter
except by your permission.
Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.
It's good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it's good, too, to make sure you haven't lost the things that money can't buy.
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.