We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
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.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
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.
Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
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.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid