Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Rational discussion is useful only when there is a significant base of shared assumptions.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
It is hard to fight desire; but to control it is the sign of a reasonable man.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?