Medicine heals diseases of the body, wisdom frees the soul from passions.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.' But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
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.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Wisdom... comes not from age, but from education and learning.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.