All great achievements require time.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
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.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
It is not the strength, but the duration, of great sentiments that makes great men.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.