If you don't want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today.
You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
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.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
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.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
Everything excellent is as difficult as it is rare.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
The lie is a condition of life.
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.