Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Learning and wisdom are superfluities, the surface glitter merely, but it is the heart that is the seat of all power.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for 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.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Anywhere you go in the world is what you make of it, not what you read in books.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
What's done can't be undone.
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.