Where you stand depends on where you sit.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
The cure for pain is in the pain.