Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Intelligence is a moral category.
We never see ourselves as others see us.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
An understanding of the natural world is a source of not only great curiosity, but great fulfilment.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Wisdom begins at the end.