It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
What's done can't be undone.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Criticize the act, not the person.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Appearances often are deceiving.
I have had good experience and trial of this world...I know what it is to be a subject, what to be a sovereign, what to have good neighbours, and sometimes meet evil willers. I have found treason in trust, seen great benefits little regarded.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
What a liberation to realize that the “voice in my head” is not who I am. Who am I then? The one who sees that.