Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Every aquarium will eventually leak.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
Wisdom is not the product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
To a wise and good man the whole earth is his fatherland.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.