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.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Time wounds all heels.
I've never known any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
Be curious, not judgmental.
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
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.
I think, therefore I am.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens