Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
In the East, all the religions preach egolessness. So in the East, everybody is against the ego from the very beginning.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
If you have no problems, then you have no clue to what is going.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.