Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
All great achievements require time.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
It's not a question of learning much.On the contrary.It's a question of UNLEARNING much.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
So whenever a Western seeker reaches to an understanding that ego is the problem, he can easily dissolve it, more easily than any Eastern seeker.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
Wisdom begins at the end.
Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.