You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
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?
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
One must wait until the evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.