Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
You want a love which is born out of meditation, not born out of the mind.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
The object of the superior man is truth.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.