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When you reread a classic, you do not see more in the book than you did before; you see more in you than there was before.
– Clifton Fadiman
When you rise quickly like a swallow, you must keep in mind that you may also fall fast like a stone!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
When you run into someone who is disagreeable to others, you may be sure he is uncomfortable with himself; the amount of pain we inflict upon others is directly proportional to the amount we feel within us.
– Sydney J. Harris
When you say nasty things about people, you should never say the true ones, because you can't really fully and honestly take those back, you know?
– John Green
When you say something, say it not for a specific day, not for a specific era, not for a specific country, but say it for all the days, for all the eras and for all the countries. Speak universal, and thus you don’t have to speak thousands times; you speak once and you will be heard even ten thousand years later!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
When you say Yes, say it quickly. But always take a half hour to say No, so you can understand the other fellow's side.
– Francis Joseph Spellman
When you say you are in love with humanity, you are well satisfied with yourself.
– Luigi Pirandello
When you see a good man, try to emulate his example, and when you see a bad man, search yourself for his faults.
– Confucious
When you see a man elated with pride, glorying in his riches and high descent, rising even above fortune, look out for his speedy punishment; for he is only raised the higher that he may fall with a heavier crash.
– Menander
When you see a person who has been given more than you in money and beauty, look to those, who have been given less.
– Prophet Mohammed
When you see a snake, never mind where he came from.
– W. G. Benham
When you see a thing clearly in your mind, your creative success mechanism within you takes over and does the job much better than you could do it by conscious effort or willpower.
– Maxwell Maltz
When you see the divinity in others, you are Divine. When you see ego in others, you are egoistic.
– Amit Ray
When you see the flower of happiness on your way, don't take it immediately; sit and watch it and realise how rare it is!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
When you see what some women marry, you realize how they must hate to work for a living.
– Helen Rowland
When you see your fellow religious man, don’t call him brother; but when you see a man of honour, a man of goodness, a man of peace, a man of ethics, now you can call him as your brother!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
When you see yourself in proportion -- as you're bound to do when you get some sense -- then you see how much greater what is real is than anything you can put down.
– Eudora Welty
When you seeks man's approval, you serve man. And when you seek God's approval, you Serve God
– Vijay Samuel Benjamin
When you sing to people, you are an entertainer... but when you sing to God, you are a Worshiper !
– Vijay Samuel Benjamin
When you sling mud, you lose ground.
– Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
When you solve a problem, you ought to thank God and go on to the next one.
– David Dean Rusk
When you speak universally, it means that you speak from the Moon, you speak from the Sun, from the stars; you speak by being in every corner of the universe!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
When you start to doubt yourself, the real world will eat you alive.
– Henry Rollins, From his song "Shine"
When you stop just existing and you start truly living, each moment of the day comes alive with wonder and synchronicity."
– Steve Maraboli
When you strike at a king, you must kill him.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

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