We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
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.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
The greatest of wealth is the richness of the soul.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens