I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality—this is the trinity of bondage.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
What's done can't be undone.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact