Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
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.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
What can't be cured must be endured.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.