Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.
Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Appearances often are deceiving.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.