A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.