The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don't make him afraid of the unknown,give him support.
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
This is something basic to be understood: the ego must come to a peak, it must be strong, it must have attained an integrity only then can you dissolve it.
You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
What can't be cured must be endured.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality.
Think no vice so small that you may commit it, and no virtue so small that you may over look it.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.