A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
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.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
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.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?