To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
It is divinity that shapes, not only your ends, but also your acts, your words and thoughts.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
You don't become what you want, you become what you believe
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
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.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Time wounds all heels.