So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
Kind words don't cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is the easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.
Criticize the act, not the person.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
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.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
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.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.